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Artist Turned A Cave Into A Grand Furnished House And Now It's Open For Sale

This amazing house in Bridgnorth, Shropshire, has a little secret of its own. The owner of the house is the famous artist Antony Dracup, who recently excavated a part of his house at it's back. Now the house has a secret cave and vaulted ceiling, and has been put up for sale for £200,000. Have a look at the interiors of the house and I am sure it will win your heart. It could be yours, btw!

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Artist Turned A Cave Into A Grand Furnished House And Now It's Open For Sale

Artist Turned A Cave Into A Grand Furnished House And Now It's Open For Sale

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The Owner

The Owner

The house was owned by the eccentric artist Antony Dracup.

The cave

The cave

The interiors comprise gothic huge gothic gateways and vaulted ceilings.

Its excavation

Its excavation

In 1990's, artist Antony Dacup himself excavated the house.

The cave is Huge

The cave is Huge

As you can see here in this picture, the cave extends behind the main house and is greater in size.

A complete secret

A complete secret

The cave cannot be detected by any of the neighbours. Such is its location.

Its Extensions

Its Extensions

The cave extends quite behind the boundaries of the house.

The skylight

The skylight

The skylight enters the cave through these glass roofs. Antony worked very hard to change this cave into a house.

Warm & Cozy

Warm & Cozy

The house and the cave has been furnished with wood work that makes it very cozy to live in.

The extra space

The extra space

There is also an attick that can be accessed by wooden stairs by the future buyers.

Be a better host

Be a better host

The space provided by the cave can be excellent for hosting parties and entertaining guests.

Artistic Fixtures

Artistic Fixtures

The artist also created these fixtures on his own to decorate the cave.

The Garden Terrace

The Garden Terrace

Mr. Dacup also covered the top of the cave with a vertical garden terrace filled with his fixtures.

Gallery Kitchen

Gallery Kitchen

There is also a well equiped gallery kitchen that leads out to the cave.

Hard work has paid

Hard work has paid

Mr. Dacup excavated the cave himself over a period of time and used the excavated sand to build fixtures and columns.

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