An abandoned home usually offers a little more than a bunch of stray cats, dust and sadness. Occasionally, we get to see a glimpse (albeit a mysterious one) into the past -- like this stunning forgotten home of Japanese politician and writer, Mr.
McPike Mansion Alton, IL Haunted houses — how about a whole haunted city? Alton claims to be the one of the most haunted areas in America and is home to McPike Mansion, which is host to a number of active ghosts.
Shandon House, spooky and very derelict – example of Scottish Baronial architecture. The pointed towers are distinctive of century Scottish revival. Shandon House was built for William Jamieson in 1849 and is set in 31 acres overlooking Gare Loch.