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Tango0123 Sep 2013 11:53 a.m. PST

"The house formerly known as Belcourt Castle now has a Twitter account, a Facebook page and an American flag planted on its meticulously restored Pennsylvania slate roof. Gone are the sidewalk placards announcing the ghost and murder-mystery tours. These are some of the most visible signs that the once-derelict, nearly 40,000-square-foot folly designed by Richard Morris Hunt is under new management.

One blustery afternoon, water gushed from a sump pump deep in Belcourt's bowels while its contractor, Joe Triangelo, sunburned and dusty but wearing a proud smile, interrupted his inspection of the reinforced front doorway and its 500-pound oak doors to sweep up a scattering of wood shavings. (Belcourt may be the tidiest construction site in town.)

"Here's a funny thing," Mr. Triangelo said. "If Carolyn hasn't been here for a few weeks, I get nervous."…"
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Personal logo Tacitus Supporting Member of TMP23 Sep 2013 12:05 p.m. PST

Interesting subject. But that was one of the most poorly written newspaper articles I have ever read!

Space Monkey23 Sep 2013 12:09 p.m. PST

It mostly seems concerned with the new age woman's costume jewelry business.

Last Hussar18 Nov 2013 10:17 a.m. PST

How to tell if your house is haunted.

It isn't

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