Lightkeeper Retirement Homes

No, this does not refer to retirement homes such as you are imagining for senior citizens. This is a fictitious tale of what I imagine a lightkeeper might look for in a home when he retires. None of these homes are actually inhabited by a lighthouse keeper, as far as I know, but they appealed to me […]

Lighthouse For Sale – Rhode Island, USA

  April 05, 2014 – As of today this property has not been sold. See the table below of Pricing History from Zillow. It seems it is overpriced, by a lot! 1 Poplar Avenue, North Kingstown, RI  02852 4 Bedroom4.1 Bath(s)      4 Full Bath(s)    1 Half Bath(s) $6,450,000MLS#: 1002327  America’s oldest wooden lighthouse! Built in 1831 and set on breathtaking […]

FOR SALE – Official Navigational Aid

It seems that this guy in Sitka, Alaska built a house and lighthouse and had it approved as an Official Navigational Aid by the US Coast Guard as the Rockwell Lighthouse. The place is  for sale (January 2012). Attached below is the advertisement from Sitka Realty service. Anyone interested? It’s a steal! Some lovely photos of […]