The final home of Lizzie Borden is up for sale, just in time for Halloween.

Lizzie Borden took an axe

And gave her mother forty whacks.

When she saw what she had done,

She gave her father forty-one.

And after the trial, Lizzie Borden and her sister Emma moved into Maplecroft Mansion, an eight-bedroom, four-bath home in Fall River, Massachusetts, settling in and even changing her name to Lizbeth in an attempt to avoid the notoriety she had obtained after her arrest and murder trial.

It was named Maplecroft, in fact, by Borden. And now that home, located at 306 French St., can be yours for $849,900. (more…)