April 18, 2021


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Massachusetts dwelling where by Lizzie Borden’s dad and mom were killed finds consumer

Could you tumble asleep in a (quite possibly) haunted household?

The $2 million Massachusetts residence where Lizzie Borden’s father and stepmother had been brutally axed to death in the 19th century has drawn a buyer eager to maintain its harrowing record.

The 3-tale clapboard property in Drop River now operates as the Lizzie Borden Mattress and Breakfast/Museum, and hit the industry in January. The household, B&B web-site, intellectual house and museum items had been bundled with the give – just lately attracting just the courageous purchaser.  

The Lizzie Borden Bed and Breakfast/Museum Drop River residence at 230 Second St. in Tumble River, Mass. (Google Maps)


On Friday, Real estate agent claimed that entrepreneur and ghost tour operator Lance Zaal made an offer on the outdated Borden dwelling.

“It can be not official however. We however have to go by way of closing,” Zaal advised the outlet. “It’s definitely a process. We’re purchasing the home as perfectly as the business enterprise.”

No stranger to the supernatural, Zaal runs US Ghost Adventures, which presents walking tours in more than 30 of the spookiest towns in America. If the deal goes through, the hopeful house owner plans to retain the Borden house’s latest personnel and grow programming there. Just one new activity he thinks would be hilarious? Ax throwing.

In June 1893 Lizzie Borden stood trial, later acquitted, for killing her father and stepmother with an ax. (Getty Images)

In June 1893 Lizzie Borden stood trial, later on acquitted, for killing her father and stepmother with an ax. (Getty Visuals)

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“I would like to have ax throwing in the mix — just a few of ax-throwing lanes, which would be a large amount of fun,” he told Real estate agent, alluding to the infamous legend of Lizzie. “We’re going to appear at producing an formal Lizzie Borden Ax — that we will supply for ax throwing, and also to sell to visitors.”

On Aug. 4, 1892, Andrew and Abby Borden had been ax murdered at the Fall River house at 230 Second St. Lizzie was arrested and jailed for their fatalities, but acquitted on June 20, 1893, pursuing a sensationalized demo.

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The historic residence has operated as a mattress and breakfast because 1996, and is said to be 1 of the most well-liked vacationer attractions in New England.

Fox News’ Cortney Moore contributed to this report.