Did you know the narrowest house in the United States is located in Long Beach? Located at 708 Gladys Avenue, the three story, 860 square feet Old English Tudor style building is also known as The Skinny House. But check out the 1 meter wide, 3-story home in Madre de Deus, Brazil, shown left! It practically makes The Skinny House seem portly. There are also 8 other insanely slim figured homes listed here for your amusement and disbelief.