The Birmingham home with luxurious finishes and 3,900 square feet on its two main floors fits like a glove into its narrow but deep lot.


This is a high-end city house — a house that packs luxury finishes and open space onto its narrow 43-foot lot.  

Side to side, this house is slid onto its land like a hand into a glove — snugly. But the lot is 186 feet deep, and both front and back have been made into pleasing outdoor space. 

It has neighborly, sheltered front porch, deep enough for furniture, where the owners like to sit in the evening and watch the cars and dog walkers. It has a compact backyard set up for entertaining with stone paving, outdoor furniture and a