Looking for some real estate? There’s an entire town for sale, Johnsonville, Connecticut. It’s up for grabs today to the highest bidder by Auction.com. The bid will start at $800,000. The property is an assemblage of 8 parcels of land totaling 62 acres and includes a general store, a chapel, a stable, an old mill, a one-room schoolhouse, a mansion, a tavern, and a covered bridge.
The town has been vacant for 20 years and throughout its history it’s been abandoned three times. Back in the 1830’s, Johnsonville was a thriving mill town. People lived there until the 50’s. When work dried up because of modernization, people moved and Johnsonville became a ghost town.