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    Haunted House That Inspired ‘The Conjuring’ Sold For $1.5 Million

    The Conjuring” 2013 movie marked the beginning of a successful horror film franchise. Directed by James Wan, the franchise now has 7 movies in total – all based on true stories. The movies focus on the journey of two paranormal activity investigators Ed and Lorraine. The 2013 movie is considered as the scariest movie of the franchise. The movie tells the story of a family who shifted to a farmhouse as they wanted a big space for their children to grow. Little did they know what the house really was hiding. Recently, the original “The Conjuring” house which inspired the movie was sold for a whopping amount.

    This Purchase Is Personal For Me: ‘The Conjuring’ House Buyer

    Jacqueline Nuñez
    Jacqueline Nuñez

    The house which inspired the 2013 movie is located at 1677 Round Top Rd., Burrillville. Previously, Cory and Jennifer Heinzen – who are both paranormal investigators – owned the house. The asking price of the house was $1.2 million, but it sold for a total of $1.525 million recently. The buyer is Jacqueline Nuñez, owner of WonderGroup LLC. In an interview with The Boston, Nuñez said “This purchase is personal for me. It’s not a real estate development. It’s around my own beliefs.”

    The declaration of the sale was originally done on Facebook. Nuñez plans to continue the paranormal business originally started by the Heinzens. During the daytime, there’ll be tours of the house and at night, the paranormal investigations will continue. There’ll be live-streamed events too. Nuñez wants to include the Heinzens in her plans too. “I don’t believe the energy here is malevolent. Things will happen here that will startle me, but not harm me,” she said. “I look forward to experiencing things.” She said she is not afraid of that house.

    All You Need To Know About ‘The Conjuring’ House

    The Conjuring house
    The Conjuring house

    The filming of the movie originally did not take place in the house. The story is based on the experiences of the Perron family that lived in the house in 1970s. After 10 years, they finally moved out in the year 1980. The daughter Andrea Perron also wrote a book about the house. They saw a lot of things in the house during their decade-long stay, following which they called the paranormal investigator Ed and Lorraine.

    According to the story, the ghost in the house was called Bathsheba, who used to live next door and her real name was Bathsheba Sherman. It is a local folk lore. Apparently, a child died in her care by the injury of a needle. Mrs. Perron told Ed and Lorraine that one day when she was sitting on the sofa and she felt a spasm in her leg muscles. When she looked down, she saw a concentric wound and it was bleeding.

    The house still exists in Rhode Island and is now a hub for ghost lovers.

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    Shubhashree Chatterjee
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