The Devil Queen

How my wife and I sold our souls to the Queen Anne Victorian we tried to save.

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Location: Crow Mountain, Arkansas, United States

Synopsis: This is a cautionary tale. A seriously disturbed couple find the charming, old ruin of a Queen Anne Victorian in Russellville, Arkansas, and buy it for $1.00. They tore the roof off, cut it in half, and had it moved to some land they owned sixteen miles away because they didn't know any better. Since then, they have hired and fired contractors, had all of their tools stolen, re-wired, re-plumbed, insulated, and essentially rebuilt the entire house. Their only problem is that after four years it still isn't finished. Now they are tired, broke, and wonder what in the hell it is they've done to themselves. And, it's haunted.
(Last updated on April 3, 2008)

Press: Russellville Courier Article - December 2003, HGTV website article, AP story - October 2006, and Victorian Homes Magazine - February 2008 (link coming soon).
Art: From time to time, I receive requests for my art. If you would like to look at more of my art, go to The Failed Artist. If you would like to buy my art, email me. I am more than happy to answer any questions you might have. Thanks!

Thursday, June 23, 2005

One of Four

One of the four May Houses in Clarksville, Arkansas. This one is on Hwy 64/Main Street across from Century 21 (which is in one of the other May Houses). This photo is from 2002 (?) and was taken while it was being renovated by James Wyche Construction. Posted by Hello


Blogger Greg said...

That is a beauty. The quintessential Queen Anne.

1:21 PM  
Blogger derek said...

Is it that sloped, or is it just the photo?

2:03 PM  
Blogger John said...

The slope is from the photo, not the house.

6:53 AM  

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