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Smallest House in Britain, Conwy by Nigel Rudyard

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quay house ▴ conwy, conwy county, wales

quay house is the smallest house in britain with a floor area of 3.05 by 1.8 metres. it was built in the 16th century and used as a home until 1900 when its final resident, a 6′3 foot fisherman, was forced to move out after the local council declared the house unfit for human habitation. the house is still owned by his descendants and serves as a tourist destination.