Saturday, April 10, 2021
Contact us    |    Advertise    |   Help    |   Cookie Policy    |   Privacy Policy    RSS icon Twitter icon Facebook icon
    Home  ·  News  ·  Forum  ·  Stories  ·  Image Gallery  ·  Columns  ·  Encyclopedia  ·  Videos
Find: in

Aleister Crowley's house set to be restored


Posted on Monday, 8 July, 2019 | Comment icon 47 comments

Efforts are now underway to restore the house to its former glory. Image Credit: Aleister Crowley
The fire-ravaged remains of the infamous occultist's Loch Ness home have been purchased by three investors.
Situated near Foyers at the south-east side of Loch Ness, Scotland, Boleskine House was built in the 18th century in an area with a long history of peculiar happenings.

Aleister Crowley - a man who was once regarded as 'the wickedest man in the world' - lived at the house between 1899 and 1933 and was said to have used it to conduct black magic rituals.

The building was severely damaged after a fire broke out back in 2015, prompting its owner to put both the property and the surrounding area of land up for sale.
Now, four years on from the incident, three unnamed investors have coughed up the $650,000 asking price with the intention of restoring the historic building and opening it up to the public.

"Upon its complete restoration, our volunteers intend to use the estate to promote education on the heritage of the house, to welcome the enjoyment of its structure and surrounding gardens, and to help to generate awareness of health and wellness," the Boleskine Foundation writes on its website.

If everything goes to plan, Crowley's former abode could become quite the visitor attraction.


Source: Scotsman | Comments (47)


Tags: Aleister Crowley, Loch Ness


Recent comments on this story
Comment icon #38 Posted by Impedancer on 10 July, 2019, 17:30
Mr crawly did you talk to the dead    
Comment icon #39 Posted by Calibeliever on 10 July, 2019, 18:04
Thanks, and welcome to UM
Comment icon #40 Posted by Stiff on 10 July, 2019, 20:15
Comment icon #41 Posted by Stiff on 10 July, 2019, 20:20
 It's FedEx too!
Comment icon #42 Posted by RoofGardener on 11 July, 2019, 6:25
That's... bizzarre. 
Comment icon #43 Posted by Indridcold3223 on 11 July, 2019, 15:13
Lol. His "followers" are the ones that bought it. But "followers" is not quite the correct term, as Crowley discouraged followers, he wanted every man and woman to "cut their own way through the jungle", he merely pointed out a possible path.
Comment icon #44 Posted by XenoFish on 14 July, 2019, 21:34
https://mysteriousuniverse.org/2019/07/aleister-crowleys-cursed-loch-ness-home-to-reopen-as-a-sex-magick-retreat/
Comment icon #45 Posted by Stiff on 14 July, 2019, 23:11
Comment icon #46 Posted by Calibeliever on 14 July, 2019, 23:50
Written by this guy lol. Reduces OTO's inclusion of eroticism in some rituals as "wierd sex stuff". Everyone's got a point of view, I guess.
Comment icon #47 Posted by Scholar4Truth on 20 July, 2019, 16:16
For some reason I hear the song Mr Crowley by Ozzie playing in my head when reading this thread.


Please Login or Register to post a comment.


  On the forums
Has 5G achieved what Nikola Tesla could not ?
4-10-2021
The 5G network has the potential to realize the dream that Tesla obsessed over more than a century ago.
Monkey plays game of Pong using only its mind
4-10-2021
Scientists at Neuralink have made it possible for a monkey to play a computer game just by thinking.
Man freaked out by face in his washing machine
4-9-2021
Alex Boardman had been doing his washing when he saw someone inside the machine looking back at him.
Particle is disobeying the known laws of physics
4-9-2021
Recent experiments involving muons have blown open a hole in our current understanding of the universe.
Stories & Experiences
The voice of something not human
11-17-2020 | Baldwin Hills, Los Angeles
 
Shadow figure demon ?
11-14-2020 | USA
 
Ghost following me
9-18-2020 | Iowa
 
Mysterious glowing cube
8-23-2020 | Alabama
 
Black blob in my room/bed
7-23-2020 | Powell,TN U.S.
 
Transparent levitating ball
7-14-2020 | Santa Rosa, California
 
 
 
Grim reaper-like visitation
6-16-2020 | Canada
 
My monster catfish story
6-15-2020 | Dallas texas
 

         More stories | Send us your story
Featured Videos
Gallery icon 
NASA studies underwater 'white smoker' vents
Posted 4-17-2020 | 3 comments
Hydrothermal vents on the ocean floor can teach us about possible habitats on other worlds.
 
10 strange things about our solar system
Posted 3-17-2020 | 0 comments
A look at some of the most mysterious things about our solar system.
 
Lizzie - Scotland's other loch monster
Posted 3-8-2020 | 0 comments
Amelia Dimoldenberg investigates the Loch Ness Monster's neighbor.
 
Adam Savage and Spot
Posted 2-14-2020 | 4 comments
Adam Savage tests out Boston Dynamics' impressive Spot robot.
 
NASA 2020: Are you ready ?
Posted 1-1-2020 | 3 comments
A look at what's coming up in the world of spaceflight this year.
 
 View: More videos
 
Top   |  Home   |   Forum   |   News   |   Image Gallery   |  Columns   |   Encyclopedia   |   Videos   |   Polls
UM-X 10.712 Unexplained-Mysteries.com (c) 2001-2021
Terms   |   Privacy Policy   |   Cookies   |   Advertise   |   Contact   |   Help/FAQ