A haunted Florida jailhouse nestled between a residential neighborhood in Trenton will be all yours for $140,000.
But beware — the property will not be for the faint of coronary heart.
Pegged as “certifiably haunted” by itemizing brokers, the Gilchrist County jail has been untouched because it closed in 1968.
Located at 313 NW Second St., the itemizing describes the construction as a novel attraction the place thrill-seekers come to expertise “heavy paranormal exercise.”
“See apparitions strolling across the grounds in broad daylight. Possibly the spirits inside will voice what’s on their thoughts whenever you arrive earlier than you even make it inside,” the itemizing creepily reads.
For years after the jail opened in 1928, prisoners spent nights alone with out a jailer — and that’s when issues would take a flip for the more serious. Without any authoritative determine current, all of the ugly toppings of what you’d count on to occur if criminals had been left unattended inside a jail — together with murders, grisly stand-offs and beatings — grew to become the norm.
A home for the jailer wouldn’t be connected till 1966, solely two years earlier than the entire construction was deserted.
“As you’ll be able to think about, that opened the door up for excessive nefarious exercise,” the itemizing continues. “It’s no shock this location is loaded with seen and audible paranormal exercise.”
There’s even a weblog devoted to ghost-hunter varieties and their experiences on the former jail.
“Great night time with SPARS! A little bit drizzle by no means harm anybody, and it certain didn’t cease the spirits from popping out to play,” one customer wrote. “It was enjoyable to get to return in and end out their night time with them and see how different groups do investigations and take a look at the setups. Arlene and I had a good time and obtained to hang around with a variety of shadow dudes as nicely!!”
The itemizing, which first hit the market on March 12, goes on to explain the property as an ideal enterprise alternative.
Currently, there are eight cells, every with its personal sink and bathroom together with practical plumbing.