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Post# 863108   1/20/2016 at 18:08 (462 days old) by liamy1 (-)        

I don't know if this has been shared before.

Sorry if it has.


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Post# 863133 , Reply# 1   1/20/2016 at 19:10 (462 days old) by wayupnorth (On a lake between Bangor and Bar Harbor)        

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It is certainly in tip top shape and should get top dollar from the right person that appreciates historic things. Wished it showed more of the place.

Post# 863136 , Reply# 2   1/20/2016 at 19:16 (462 days old) by Iheartmaytag (Wichita, Kansas)        
What a beautiful Home

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Let's just hope some flipper, or one of those saps from "House Hunters" doesn't buy it and give it an Update with all stainless and hard woods, with granite countertops and painted fireplace bricks.  

 

Not that there is anything wrong with those things, just please don't do it to this house.  It deserves to keep it's original charm that has so lovingly been maintained for all these years. 


Post# 863140 , Reply# 3   1/20/2016 at 19:42 (462 days old) by gusherb (Chicago/NWI)        

I would buy the place and preserve it like a museum. It always amazes me how someone can live somewhere for 50-60 years, never update it and have it still looking absolutely perfect. I mean, at least a little wear would be expected, but none!?

Post# 863171 , Reply# 4   1/20/2016 at 22:49 (462 days old) by roto204 (Tucson, AZ)        
My thoughts exactly

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I need this woman to come teach me how to clean.


Post# 863173 , Reply# 5   1/20/2016 at 22:54 (462 days old) by Practigal (Los Angeles)        

Beautiful! Thanks for sharing.

Post# 863199 , Reply# 6   1/21/2016 at 02:24 (462 days old) by tolivac (greenville nc)        

DON'T TOUCH THAT HOUSE!!!!!PLEASE LEAVE IT AS IT IS!!!!!

Post# 863216 , Reply# 7   1/21/2016 at 06:36 (462 days old) by Tomturbomatic (Beltsville, MD)        

This was posted a year or two ago; that's all I can remember. Mine is untouched for dusting, but only for a third of that time. I remember a PBS program interviewing Quentin Crisp and he said that dust does not get any worse after the first three years.

Post# 863231 , Reply# 8   1/21/2016 at 07:57 (462 days old) by bellalaundry (Hamilton, Canada)        
Oh Wow...

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I work in this area!

Post# 863249 , Reply# 9   1/21/2016 at 09:30 (461 days old) by toploader55 (Massachusetts Sand Bar, Cape Cod)        

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"Quentin Crisp said that dust does not get any worse after the first three years. "

That is Priceless.






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