The World’s Skinniest House Will Give You A Serious Case Of Claustrophobia

Claustrophobic much? For the city code violations this tiny structure presented, the city zoned this as an art instillation. This petite Polish Structure, jammed into a gap and sandwiched between two buildings, is 4 feet at its widest point. Located in Warsaw, Poland the house is a dwelling spot for Israeli writer Etgar Keret.

Etgar Keret inside this amazing house

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Designed by architect Jakub Szczęsny of Centrala, it takes up about 150 square feet of once-unused space, filling the gap between a post-war co-op building and a prewar ex-Jewish tenement with a small kitchen, dining area, a small bathroom — about the same size as an airplane bathroom, bedroom and desk.

Everything had to be kept to the essentials. The formation is a steel cage positioned on two tunnel-like foundations.

Here’s the layout of the house

You enter through the bottom

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Here’s the kitchen… the house is fully functional

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The bedroom

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Crazy narrow

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Nearly impossible to notice what it is when walking by

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If you liked this, make sure to give it a share before you go. (h/t Arch Daily) (Photo Credits: Polish Modern Art Foundation / Bartek Warzecha)

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