Bloomington, Illinois: Bedrock and Steel House

A typical suburban yard, filled with boulders and rusted steel relics by its demolition expert owner. He says it's just landscaping. One suspended boulder weighs 6.5 tons.

1905 Garling Drive, Bloomington, IL
Southeast of downtown. From US-150/Morrissey Drive turn east at the stoplight onto Lincoln St. Make the third left onto Arlene Ave. Drive one block. The house will be on the right. Private property; visible from the street.
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Yard art.

Bedrock and Steel House

This house has many stone and water features, including a boulder being suspended.

[Keith K, 09/03/2021]

The rock and rusted steel yard art was begun in 2016 by homeowner Tom Kirk, a demolition expert. Some of his subdivision neighbors are aghast, but Tom says it's just his version of landscaping. The suspended boulder weighs 6.5 tons.

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