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Thursday, January 28, 2016

From Russellville, Indiana

On our drive yesterday we came to a little town we had never been in, Russellville.  Roger spotted this old house...I really hope to go back there someday to see if it has been given a new lease on life.
The door doesn't look too old, but that porch and steps could be updated one way or the other.

13 comments:

Mildred said...

An interesting house. Wish I had the $ and patience to update a cute home like this!

Stephanie said...

And a fresh coat of paint as well. Nice shot!

John "By Stargoose And Hanglands" said...

It looks too good not to save so I hope someone has the money to invest.

Christine said...

It would be a sweet little cottage for someone if it were fixed up!

Carol- Beads and Birds said...

You see houses like that everywhere. I often wonder what the story is..
a landlord that doesn't care, owners who are financially unable to maintain their home, or owners that just don't care. No matter what the story is, it's sad to see this neglect.

eileeninmd said...

Hello, looks like this house needs JO from HGTV Fixer Uppers. The steps look scary. Great find. Happy Friday, enjoy your weekend!

TexWisGirl said...

hope it can be saved.

Nancy Chan said...

Cute house. It would look pretty if repaired and given a new coat of paint.

Tom said...

it's still solid and square

John @ Sinbad and I on the Loose said...

A lot of work there. Years ago I wouldn't be saying such a thing but now, I'm tired of fixing up things. That roof needs some attention also.

EG CameraGirl said...

The front steps look dangerous! Definitely a fixer-upper!

Revrunner said...

A tad too much ice melt on that porch, I'd say.

Ida said...

What a neat old house. I like the detail that you captured of the steps.

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