Deterrent 007

by tiresomemoi

Deterrent, 52 rue du Château-d’Eau* – 24 January 201552 rue du Château d'eau 20160124



*Rue du Château-d’Eau is named for Place du Château d’eau (now Place de la République) which got it’s name from the Fontaine du Château d’eau (also known as Fontaine de Bondy and Fontaine aux Lions de Nubie) designed by the engineer Pierre-Simon Girard in 1811


Former names:

rue Neuve-Saint-Nicolas

rue Neuve-Saint-Jean


39, rue du Château-d’Eau, at 1.10 meters wide and 5 meters high (no indication of its depth), is purported to be the smallest house in Paris.


Addendum (31/1/2016)

This evening a stumbled upon a wee bit more information about this tiny house over at Invisible Paris: THE SMALLEST HOUSE IN PARIS