Top 25 Modern Starter Houses for Minecraft
The first few days of Minecraft are the most stressful. Which means a good starter house is required to keep you safe from mobs and the elements (and have a place to spawn back to in the event of an unfortunate interaction with a skeleton or zombie).
What defines a good starter house?
- Simplistic Design: Regardless of building skill level, large builds are realistic to starter houses. They should take a few days, at most, and even a new player should be able to build it.
- Attainable Materials: The materials need to be easy to gather or find, which is why most builds are made of stone and wood.
- Includes the Essentials: What good is a house if it doesn’t have a bed? It should also have space for farming and storage to help you survive long enough to get better tools and experience.
What makes up a modern style house?
In Minecraft, there are blocks for all types of builds. Modern starter house designs include a lot of concrete, quartz, and stone. They’re a little more difficult for early game in Minecraft, but they’re not impossible to build. Modern starter houses are perfect for those wishing to build their dream home, an entire city, or just want to try out a new style of building.
However, that doesn’t mean wood, terracotta, or even greenery are out of the running. The following builds vary in shape and location so that anyone looking for a modern starter base can build it!
From mountains to desert to the standard plains, this list features modern starter homes for all skill levels!
All houses were built in a 1.18.1 world using BSL Shaders, Motschen’s Better Leaves, and Terralith 2.0.