A Narrow Site in New Orleans Proves a Welcome Challenge for a Designer Couple

Located within a historic district, the skinny, modern box aims to fit in even though it stands out.
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In a city famed for architecture and thousands of historic properties that range from colorful Creole cottages to Italianate manses, it was a lot strewn with gravel and patches of grass that caught Caroline and Sabri Farouki’s eye. 

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