Luxurious bunker in the US
Luxurious bunker in The US. During the cold war, the United States government to make efforts to prepare its citizens face a thermonuclear war. Children in school are taught to hide under desks, the family was ordered to make an underground shelter and keep a stock of food.
The order was taken seriously by employers Girard Brown (Jerry) Henderson.
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Henderson built a luxury bunker at his home in Las Vegas, as deep as 26 feet below ground. The bunker is equipped with a swimming pool, sauna, garden with fountains and waterfalls.
Rather than be a place of refuge from the bombing, Henderson should feel at home staying in it all the time. Not to mention a large air conditioner installed in the floor and camouflaged among large rocks.
Near a pile of rocks also contained a hidden elevator door to go to the ground floor. In place of 5,000 square meters, there are two bedrooms with kitchen and bathroom, as well as additional room for guests.
Here there are access doors that open to a garden overlooking false, surrounds the house. The park is planted with trees fake, fake flowers, and equipped hills and fake snow.
To mimic the lighting conditions at different times in the day and night, the lights can be dimmed and brightened. Stars on the ceiling can also be activated.
Bunker built in 1978, this was not the first home under Henderson. His first underground house located in Boulder, Colorado.
Henderson is known to have several companies, including Avon cosmetics, Gulfstream Aerospace Corp., and the Monterey Peninsula TV. He is convinced of the cold war would end badly.
Nevertheless, he formed a company called Underground World House in 1964 to popularize live underground for the US population.
Henderson remained in the dugout until his death in 1983. After his wife died in 1989, the house was inherited in the family.
In 2014, the house was bought by a mysterious group calling itself the “Society for the Preservation of Endangered Species” of 1.15 million US dollars. It is unclear what the group plans to buy houses Henderson. Source www.amusingplanet.com