PICS: Here's the 'skinny house' in Illinois that's going viral on social media

The home is located in a Chicago suburb and also known as "pie house" for its odd shape.

Sam Masterson
August 11, 2020 - 3:23 pm
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(KMOX) - Some people can't seem to believe how a home this narrow home could actually be so spacious. The "skinny house" in Deerfield, Ill. has become a viral hit on social media.

It's 1,122 square feet, has two bedrooms, two and a half bathrooms, and a finished basement. A description says "this iconic home is larger than appears." 

It was sold just last week for $260,000.

Video of the home went viral on TikTok with more than 1 million views

Here are a few pictures courtesy of realtor Alan Berlow:

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(Courtesy of Alan Berlow, Coldwell Banker Realty)

Some people also call it "pie house" because of its shape. 

skinny home
(Courtesy of Alan Berlow, Coldwell Banker Realty)

One commentator on social media explained that the house was built that way because it best fit the limited plot of land that the contractors had to work with. 

skinny home
(Courtesy of Alan Berlow, Coldwell Banker Realty)

The house also includes many regular amenities of a home including air conditioning, dishwasher, washer/dryer and a driveway.

skinny home
(Courtesy of Alan Berlow, Coldwell Banker Realty)

skinny home
(Courtesy of Alan Berlow, Coldwell Banker Realty)

Check out the listing and more photos, here.

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