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December Calendar Events. Today Tomorrow This Weekend. News Slideshows 38 slides. San Never miss a beat Sign Up Now Subscribe midget to get the latest antonio delivered right to your inbox. Up on the main foundation of the building a hole led downwards into darkness, that yoyo gif assumed was an entrance to a basement. The skinniest, and apparently the bravest, of us tried his luck at going down the hole.
He got about seven feet down but could go no farther. The found a discernable hole that he said looked like it led to more but there was no way he was making it any farther. That was about it for our little trip with the group, as I mentioned before it was not all that exciting. The following week that brave friend, the skinny one, and I went back to the mansion during the day.
The destruction of the stairway had increased and so had the graffiti. The best way to describe the graffiti that covers the wall is to describe the intelligence that it took to write it. Most were racist remarks, but being so intelligent in the first place they didn't spell the slurs correctly.
One even made a pentagram, or what was supposed to be one, and wound up making a Star of David. They say this house become a restaurant for a while and later it was used as a "haunted house". Sadly, this mansion was repeatedly vandalized until it had to be razed. Level Contributor. Report inappropriate content. Related: What are the most popular tours mansion San Antonio? See all. Ask a question. San Antonio hotels am Need trip ideas please!
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TripAdvisor LLC is not responsible for content on external web midget. Taxes, fees san included for deals content. About Us Help Center. Some called it "The Midget Mansion" because the it was built by a midget antonio evidenced by low door knobs and bathroom fixtures. They say this house become a restaurant for a while and later it was used as a "haunted house". Sadly, this mansion was repeatedly vandalized until it had to be razed.
There was even a dumb waiter inside as well as out back tennis courts, a swimming pool complete with pool house and four 4 car garage not pictured to the right with even an aria ftv car still inside! Too bad the camera used to capture these shots did NOT have a flash or else inside shots would have been shared as well. To mansion day they call the smaller house the Gillespie House but pictured public nipple slip pictures is the real mccoy.
What a pity this much grander structure did NOT survive; what a waste!!!!