The 10 Most Bizarre Yet Breathtaking Homes Ever Constructed 9. There Was an Old Woman Who Lived in a Shoe homedesign7.com Who knew that poem was real? The old lady really does live in a shoe, and there she is right there now. You can go find her if you find this house. She will bake you the best shoe cookies you have ever had in your life. Follow that up with some lattice laced apple pie and you’re a shoe in for having a great day. Just make sure to wipe your shoes before entering. Cross contamination is the last thing you want on your conscious. Click next to see a real mind bender of a home!