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Game’s Over

I always wonder what happened when I see abandoned homes.  From the look of all that was strewn about plus the still standing basketball hoop, there once was at least one family here.  Because of the proximity of the three … Continue reading

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The tank is empty!

We were out driving in pursuit of abandoned and interesting old barns when we drove past these two abandoned houses right there by the side of a busy roadway.  Of course this meant me getting excited and DH trying to … Continue reading

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The House

Past all of the previously shown gardens is the focal point of the property, this Frank Lloyd Wright inspired home.  I didn’t get the full width of the home in this shot but just one end of it as I … Continue reading

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A house – no longer a home

It always makes me wonder, why was a home abandoned.  Were there hard times? Did the owners pass away with no heirs that wanted it?  Were they bought out?  If these walls could talk – as the saying goes – … Continue reading

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Looking Through

Here we are looking through the barn at the house that is in front of it… both buildings have definitely seen change. I’m looking through you, you’re not the same…  The Beatles

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This Old Ohio House

This old house sits on a short little side street in the old downtown part of Powell, Ohio.  How long it’s been there or if it is completely abandoned or not is anyone’s guess.  There aren’t that many homes on … Continue reading

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Monochrome Monday @This Old House

Looks like a perfectly normal older house that is in dire need of some yard work doesn’t it…. Or does it? More coming this week. (Photos taken in July 2015 when the ground was squishy from heavy rains and the … Continue reading

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More Historic places in Key West

It turns out I did capture some other historic places while strolling and biking through Key West.  The first one here is The Southernmost House – historic marker #8: Judge Vinning Harris built the Southernmost House in 1897. Harris’s wife, … Continue reading

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Home with ocean view

Other than the fact that in winter it has got to be VERY cold here, this would be a dream.  To live in a lovely home with the ocean as my back yard.  Oh sure during the summer I’d have … Continue reading

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Not quite wordless Wednesday…

August in New England; a beautiful home on a hill with the proverbial white picket fence of many a story and song in Manchester by the Sea, Massachusetts. F4.5 – 1/500 – ISO 100 – 35mm – Canon 5D

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