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This New York Apartment Is So Cramped The Shower Is Actually In The Kitchen

Oh, New York.

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Apartment hunting in any city can be tough, but the New York City real estate market is notorious for high-priced, terrible living quarters.

The Tumblr The Worst Room has collected some of the most horrifying examples for ages.

One recent listing for a studio apartment on Manhattan's Lower East Side manages to really stand out. The shower is in the kitchen. That's right: The shower is actually in the kitchen.

A shower kitchen is apparently not an unusual arrangement for tenement apartments.

Also, the bedroom "will not fit more than a bed," the broker wrote.

This beautiful space can be yours for the low, low price of $1,795, according to the Misrahi Realty Padmapper listing.

Situated south of delancey on orchard-This old world style apt is better than your average studio! Although the shower is in the kitchen, YES it's in the kitchen, it has a separate room for your bed- so the kitchen/living area can easily accommodate a sofa and small table & chairs & more!

Gotta give it to them for trying to make this sound like a positive.


H/T Gothamist