How large is your home? Even better, how narrow is it? If you thought you have a narrow home, you should think otherwise. We have a collection of the world’s narrowest houses that can be an answer to congestion in the big cities. The best thing is that the homes have all the amenities you would need. If frugal is your thing, then this houses should inspire you.
World’s Narrowest House
These homes make a literal joke of the phrase “living large”. The houses below make it in our list of the world’s narrowest homes, and for good reason. Peep them.
Skinny House – Boston, Massachusetts
This four-story, 964-square-foot building at 44 Hull Street is the skinniest house in Boston. The property gets narrower from front to back, with a width that varies slightly between about 9 and 10 feet and floors separating the rooms rather than doors.
A few different legends explain why the historic home was originally constructed — and why in such a weird spot. One story says it was built by a Tory (someone who remained loyal to Britain) who wanted to obstruct his patriot neighbor’s view. Another story says it was built by a Civil War soldier who came home, found out his brothers had built on the land he had inherited and wanted to block their views out of spite. .