Ed and Judy Keens’ home, modeled after a medieval keep the residence portion of a castle — was completed in 2010. To save on costs, the structure is made out of concrete stucco. (Photo by Florence Barrett / Byrd Newspapers)
Looking the part of royals, Judy and Ed stand in the home’s great hall with their dog Rufus.
The idea to build such a unique home was Ed’s idea, seen here surveying his 18-acre “kingdom.” Growing up Mennonite, he always dreamed of living in a castle. Thankfully, he says, he “married someone who would go along with the novel idea.”