Check Out Stephen King’s Spooky Haunted House

Check Out Stephen King’s Spooky Haunted House

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Horror maestro and bestselling author Stephen King lives in a house in Bangor, Maine that could be the setting for any number of his terrifying novels.   The house itself is a in a neighborhood just outside of downtown Bangor, on a street with several other very nice homes. However, few of the other houses on that block have black wrought iron fences with twisted decorations of spiders and monstrous creatures, like some sort of permanent Halloween decoration.      Image Via LA Times   Red with stark white trims, the house just looks like it could be hiding a …

8 Amazing Houses Inspired By ‘The Hobbit’

8 Amazing Houses Inspired By ‘The Hobbit’

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  “In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit. Not a nasty, dirty, wet hole, filled with the ends of worms and an oozy smell, nor yet a dry, bare, sandy hole with nothing in it to sit down on or to eat: it was a hobbit-hole, and that means comfort.” – J.R.R. Tolkien, The Hobbit     So begins one of the most beloved children’s tales in the world. “Hobbit-holes” captured the imaginations of audiences everywhere… enough so that some people decided to build their own. These beautiful houses were inspired by The Hobbit and would be right at …

8 Amazing Houses Inspired By 'The Hobbit'

8 Amazing Houses Inspired By 'The Hobbit'

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  “In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit. Not a nasty, dirty, wet hole, filled with the ends of worms and an oozy smell, nor yet a dry, bare, sandy hole with nothing in it to sit down on or to eat: it was a hobbit-hole, and that means comfort.” – J.R.R. Tolkien, The Hobbit     So begins one of the most beloved children’s tales in the world. “Hobbit-holes” captured the imaginations of audiences everywhere… enough so that some people decided to build their own. These beautiful houses were inspired by The Hobbit and would be right at …

5 Picturesque Homes That Look like They’re Straight out of a Book

5 Picturesque Homes That Look like They’re Straight out of a Book

Sometimes I get so engrossed in a book that I forget how long I’ve been sitting in one spot. I’m sure you are familiar with the feeling. Whatever you’re reading is so much more interesting than wherever you actually are that you wish you could dive into your book and live in its world instead.  While that is, regrettably, impossible, here are five real-life houses that will make you feel like you’re in the pages of your favorite novel.    1. The “Harry Potter” or “Hogwarts” House   Image Via Spacecrafting   This house in downtown Minneapolis is the result …

5 Picturesque Homes That Look like They're Straight out of a Book

5 Picturesque Homes That Look like They're Straight out of a Book

Sometimes I get so engrossed in a book that I forget how long I’ve been sitting in one spot. I’m sure you are familiar with the feeling. Whatever you’re reading is so much more interesting than wherever you actually are that you wish you could dive into your book and live in its world instead.  While that is, regrettably, impossible, here are five real-life houses that will make you feel like you’re in the pages of your favorite novel.    1. The “Harry Potter” or “Hogwarts” House   Image Via Spacecrafting   This house in downtown Minneapolis is the result …