Most unusual homes

The Ultimate Floating Home

image from: http://www.vanguarddivers.com/freedom-cove-sustainable-living.html

image from: http://www.vanguarddivers.com/freedom-cove-sustainable-living.html

What is turquoise and magenta, floats, has a dance floor and five green houses?

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The Tugboat/Lighthouse House in Connecticut

image from:  http://www.estately.com/

image from: http://www.estately.com/

This unusual abode is located in West Haven, Connecticut. It is indeed part lighthouse, part tug boat and part regular old house. Wait, what?

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Edith Macefield’s House

image from: wikimapia.org

image from: wikimapia.org

Remember that Disney movie UP? Turns out it was based on a true story.

This is the story of the little old lady who hung on to her historic home until the very last hurrah.

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Kelley castle

photo credit: Arleen Kelley

photo credit: Arleen Kelley

Recently I received the following email:
Dear Sarah
I share your interest in homes. I have a project I expect you will find interesting. It is not complete but far enough along you can see where it’s going.
– Pete Kelley
photo credit: Arleen Kelley

photo credit: Arleen Kelley

Tell me more!

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Another bizarre house-like thing in the desert

image from: http://la.curbed.com/

image from: http://la.curbed.com/

The desert hosts weird things. Aliens. Nuclear testing facilities. Odd houses.

Like this one in the Coachella Valley near Joshua Tree National Park in California.

I’m starting 2015 off with this stylin’ house because it pretty much encapsulates how I feel about the new year: optimistic, bold, and slightly dizzy.

image from: http://organicmodernestate.com/

image from: http://organicmodernestate.com/

Without question, it is stunning. Whether in a good or bad way, is in the eye of the beholder. I happen to love unusual dwellings in desert settings, so I am very impressed with this home.

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~ House Crazy Sarah ~

Sarah Felix Burns

"So many houses, so little time"

My first novel

JACKFISH - The Vanishing Village

My second novel

Song Over Quiet Lake