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Obsession Homes

To some people, home is just four walls—a place to retreat for eating, sleeping, and other mundane activities. For a special few, though, a house is a blank canvas on which to paint their personality, a stage for their creativity.

When homeowners display their obsessions on a grand scale, those homes become the stuff of dreams — and of slideshows.

The following collection of unusual homes features tributes to television shows, movies and superheroes and sports. One uncannily replicates another well-documented shingle-sided seaside home.

Read on to witness the lengths that enthusiasts will go to bring a theme home.

By Colleen Kane

Posted 28 September 2012