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Fire that burned down The Pride House caused by dishwasher

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The Pride House, an ornate two-story Victorian home built in 1888 and believed to be the first bed and breakfast in Texas, burned down during the overnight hours of August 28. 

According to the House's Facebook page, the cause of the fire was an electrical short in the dishwasher. 

KTBS 3 News was the last media outlet to experience the paranormal activities at The Pride House before it burned.

RELATED STORY: The Last Paranormal Investigation of The Pride House

The Pride House was built by George Washington Brown and later sold to John Griffin Bender. It was given the name The Pride House after the son of the third family to own the home. Many of the family members who have lived in this home seem to have loved it so much that they decided to stay.

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