You’ve heard of the woman who lived in this house, haven’t you? Here’s the lead to the story in the Seattle P-I:
Edith Macefield died at home, just the way she wanted.
The Ballard (Wash.) woman who captured hearts and admirers around the world when she stubbornly turned down $1 million to sell her home to make way for a commercial development died Sunday of pancreatic cancer. She was 86.
No one knows exactly what will happen to the house now. She left no heirs.
— Hat tip: Andrew Sikora