Boise, Idaho: Castle Home

Built in 2011 as a private home. Not open to the public, but certainly visible from the street.

Address:
1700 E. Warm Springs Ave., Boise, ID
Directions:
East edge of the city. On the north side of E. Warm Springs Ave. at its intersection with Marden St. Just west of the golf course and the Old Penitentiary. Private property; visible from the street.
Admission:
Free to look.
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Castle Home

A man's home is his castle? This is a private home someone built on a formerly empty lot -- because he could. There's even a gargoyle by the front door.

[Ed Lenarcic, 10/06/2015]

Owner Tim Barber had his castle built over a period of two years. He moved in July 2011, then listed the castle for sale in 2015 at $4 million.


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