some guards say there that sometimes they will go off, when the building is completely empty.And they will go off in a strange order, sometimes near the basement and then almost immediately near the stairs.And when going up or down the slave stairs you get a strange sense of being watched or followed.There are also motion detectors and intrusion alarms.
They will check the system to see who accessed the Becker House and see that no one has. Workers there have heard noises upstairs even though it is now vacant on that floor.
When in the basement sometimes the lights will all blow out or other things will turn on and off.
And when on the second floor where he supposedly killed his wife there is a strange smell, kind of like perfume.
This was featured on unsolved mysteries and is the topic of books, and a movie called a place in the sun.
In the early 1900s Grace Brown was drowned by her fiance, Chester Gilette. Reports say that they have tried to pull the string on a light and they feel a cold hand, see her drowning, or see apparitions at the lake..