A skinny home that’s only 13 feet wide is on sale for $2.5 million in London. Take a look inside.

Left: The front of a skinny home shows a grey building with a circular window on top. Right: The back of the same home with an arrow pointing to the living room you can see from the outside
A skinny home in London just hit the market for £1.8 million, or about $US2.5 ($AU3) million. Jam Press
  • A narrow home in London that’s roughly 13 feet (3.96m) wide is on the market for about £1.8 million, or about $US2.5 ($AU3) million.
  • The three-bedroom home has just under 1,600 square feet of space spread across four floors.
  • Two stories of the home have an atrium-like feel with windows from the roof to the floor leading to a garden.
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A narrow, four-story home in London’s Kensington neighborhood is on the market for £1.8 million, or about $US2.5 ($AU3) million, Jam Press reports.
The outside of a skinny home in london
Homes on Ceylon Road in London. Jam Press
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The residence on Ceylon Street is just over 13 feet (3.96m) wide and about 1,600 square feet, according to Jam Press. The road is popular with celebrities such as actor Daniel Day-Lewis, who formerly owned the property next door, Jam Press reports.
The outside of a skinny home in london
26 Ceylon Road. Jam Press
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Henry Harrison, a former architect and member of the British band Mystery Jets, was another famous neighbor, according to Jam Press, which reports that he built the skinny home while living next door in 1987.
A person sining into a microphone with red lighting
Henry Harrison plays with Mystery Jets in 2006. Andy Willsher/Redferns/Getty Images
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Inside the home, the dining room has an open-floor plan leading to an outdoor garden.
Inside a room with white walls, a wood floor, and an outdoor area in the back with large windows.
Inside 26 Ceylon Road in London. Jam Press
At the back of the room, glass doors and a full-sized window roof make the place feel a bit like an atrium, according to Jam Press.
Inside a room with white walls, a wood floor, and an outdoor area in the back with large windows.
The first floor of the home. Jam Press
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The home’s decor is bright and neutral, with white walls and pops of greenery.
A view of a room from outside of a window
A view from the outside looking in. Jam Press
A modern kitchen that’s also on the first floor, according to Jam Press, has bright counters and cabinets.
A narrow kitchen with an oven on the left and a door leading outside at the end.
The narrow kitchen. Jam Press
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Upstairs, the second floor is a mezzanine, Jam Press reports.
An arial view of the inside of a skinny home in London with large windows.
Vast windows light up the first two floors. Jam Press
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Light pours into this living room on the second floor from the top half of the home’s full-sized roof window with views of the neighborhood.
A room with bookshelves, living room furniture, and large windows on the right.
A living room area on the second floor. Jam Press
The floors above the mezzanine house the bedrooms and bathrooms, Jam Press reports.
A white bedroom with the bed of the left, bookshelves on the left and right, and a circular window in the middle
A bedroom in the home. Jam Press
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In some bedrooms, the windows are circular, giving the home a nautical look.
A white bedroom with a circular window
Another bedroom. Jam Press
One bathroom has a tub by a window.
A black and white bathroom inside of a skinny home in london
One of the home’s bathrooms. Jam Press
On the top floor, there’s another bedroom with a private bathroom, according to Jam Press.
A bedroom with wood floors and a lime green bedspread.
The top floor. Jam Press
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The white-tiled bathroom is narrow and bright with a view of the street at the end.
A long, white, modern bathroom
The bathroom on the top floor. Jam Press
Paul Cosgrove, the director of Finlay Brewer, the real-estate company selling the property, told Jam Press the home “oozes character and charm,” while being an “oasis of calm” in the middle of the city.
The back of a skinny home in London from the outside with greenery lining the property.
The back of the house. Jam Press