Is this house in Missouri ‘the perfect superhero lair’?

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Even though they’re inanimate objects, some houses exude an abundance of personality, and this wild residence in St. Peters, Missouri, proves it — both inside and out.

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Exterior Screen grab from Zillow

It may even have a touch too much charisma.

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Foyer Screen grab from Zillow

Nevertheless, the uniquely shaped six-bedroom, four-bathroom house is on the real estate market for $1.2 million.

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Interior Screen grab from Zillow

“This is the 1st time this one-of-a-kind custom built round steel home has been on the market!” the listing on Zillow.com boasts. “Nestled into 3 acres of wooded land you’ll feel worlds away but will be in easy proximity to St. Louis Lambert International Airport and Spirit of St. Louis Business Aviation Center.”

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Interior Screen grab from Zillow

And as perplexing as it looks on the outside, nothing will prepare you for the maze that is the interior.

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Interior Screen grab from Zillow

“Welcome friends and family down the private drive to enjoy over 6,700-square-feet of living space built to suit large families with multiple spaces to entertain in,” the listing says.

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Interior Screen grab from Zillow

Especially the space that appears to have gigantic jail cell-looking bars surrounding it.

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Family room Screen grab from Zillow

And sure, it’s not without its other highlighted features, including:

  • Open floor plan

  • Views

  • Private deck

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Interior Screen grab from Zillow

The home managed to catch the attention of the popular social media real estate page Zillow Gone Wild, which labeled the home “the perfect superhero lair” before people came charging with their opinions.

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Interior Screen grab from Zillow

“I really want to see a floor plan because I am so lost,” one person said.

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“More like someone ordered a Disney timeshare from Wish dot com,” another joked.

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Kitchen Screen grab from Zillow

“This reminds me of where the characters lived underground in ‘American Horror Story: Apocalypse,’” someone observed.

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Dining area Screen grab from Zillow

“With that carpeting, more like super villain,” one person joked.

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Bathroom Screen grab from Zillow

“I can’t (figure) out if the owner is 26, 86, or Batman,” another commented.

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Bedroom Screen grab from Zillow

“Every other picture, I LOVE – and the next, I HATE. It’s very confusing!” someone said.

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Exterior Screen grab from Zillow

Looks like a bathroom you see at a state park,” one person said of the exterior.

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Interior Screen grab from Zillow

“This is the WORST zombie cage I’ve ever seen,” another observed. “Those bony little reanimated jerks could just slip right through those bars.”

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Bathroom Screen grab from Zillow

“Love the juxtaposition of grandma meets modern jail cell decor,” someone remarked.

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Balcony Screen grab from Zillow

When you escaped from Alcatraz, but you low key miss the place,” one person joked.

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And then there’s the ever present question of what exactly that thing is in one of the sitting rooms.

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“What IS that? A freaking crematorium???”

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Office Screen grab from Zillow

St. Peters is about 30 miles northwest of downtown St. Louis.

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Balcony Screen grab from Zillow

This story was originally published July 11, 2022 10:46 AM.

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TJ Macías is a Real-Time national sports reporter for McClatchy based out of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. Formerly, TJ covered the Dallas Mavericks and Texas Rangers beat for numerous media outlets including 24/7 Sports and Mavs Maven (Sports Illustrated). Twitter: @TayloredSiren


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