07 Jun '15, 9am

Taking a cue from the masters of narrow home building.

has splashed out onto the design scene with a couple of special projects lately, including the skinny Eel's Nest home and office in Los Angeles. The name refers to super narrow lots in Japan that are between five and 15 feet wide, the latter of which is the exact width of this project in Echo Park. Special planning permission had to be obtained to give the daylit dwelling extra height, an intervention that doubled the interior space.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/skinny-eels-nest-home-and-office-in-...

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