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Beautiful Old House with Interesting History

It is always fun to ride by this beautiful old house. The architecture is so unusual. I do hope... read more

Reviewed October 25, 2018
dexter590
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Nashville, Tennessee
Better needs some repair

We have been by the wedding cake house a couple of times and it has been absolutely beautiful to... read more

Reviewed October 21, 2018
665alanb
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Ogden, Utah
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I hadn’t been by in years but was playing tour guide on a girls weekend. It looks horrible. How can Kennebunk let it deteriorate like this- it’s a destination. So so sad

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Dawn M
Reviewed March 28, 2019

Every time I drive by this place, I'm reminded of the Spanish architect Gaudi because it's similar to some of his designs. And, it's 'gaudy', but fascinating to look at, and very creative. It could use some renovations, a fresh coat of paint, and so...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 19, 2019

What used to be a ‘must see’ is now a disappointing mess. Hope this is just awaiting springtime repairs and paint. Sad to see what was a highlight, now reduced to such a sad state of disrepair...

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed October 25, 2018

It is always fun to ride by this beautiful old house. The architecture is so unusual. I do hope that the owner will start maintaining it soon though, it's looking a bit rough. It is also in a beautiful area full of many interesting and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

We have been by the wedding cake house a couple of times and it has been absolutely beautiful to stop and see. We went by October 2018 and it is falling in disrepair the driver that was driving our car told us that it was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

I drive by the Wedding Cake house all the time while visiting beautiful Kennebunk. This house is in dire need of new paint and will need a lot of work on the trim which is literally falling off and rotting due to lack of regular...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 17, 2018

we just did a drive by, but it is so cute. i wouldn't go out of my way to see it, but if you are in the town, then def go.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank terrifurn
Reviewed October 14, 2018

We have seen pictures of the "Wedding Cake House" but they don't do the place justice. It is as interesting as it is unusual.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

Drove past as part of the New England coast tour. The story was sad as is the fact that private ownership has neglected what was once a beautiful home. Too bad it’s not being restored. Glad though we saw it.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 9, 2018

We saw this house about 20 years ago and did the usual tourist The photo but thought it was quite unique. Today we passed it inadvertently and recognised it but OMG its really run down , however if it's someone's long term home I understand...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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bunky2015
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sorry for mispells-is it recently sold or for sale
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