”As a symbol, it represents the perspective you have about yourself. When a house is seen in the teacup, it will depend on which part of the house is seen during the tea leaf reading. If the front of the house comes to the forefront in the tea cup, it represents the part of you which you portray to the world. If the back of the house is what is seen in the teacup, then your hidden part is what is being shown; side view of the house implies that you are showing yourself to people around you with a partial, inaccurate, or limited way.
Reading the Tea Leaves of Houses