Boom! Luxury converted nuclear missile silo lists on web

A Cold War-era missile silo in rural northeast Kansas that housed a nuclear warhead 65 years ago and was later converted into an underground mansion is now finding a new lease on life as an Airbnb location.

The Subterra Castle Airbnb opened for business about six months ago. It's located in rural Wabaunsee County, about 15 miles (25 kilometers) southwest of Topeka.

Airbnbs are privately owned residences that are offered online for short-term rental, The Topeka Capital-Journal reports.

Mathew Fulkerson and his wife Leigh Ann pose at their Subterra Airbnb located in a former underground missile silo base near Eskridge, Kansas on Nov. 2, 2017

Mathew Fulkerson and his wife Leigh Ann pose at their Subterra Airbnb located in a former underground missile silo base near Eskridge, Kansas on Nov. 2, 2017

Mathew Fulkerson and his wife Leigh Ann opened The Subterra Castle Airbnb for business about six months ago

Mathew Fulkerson and his wife Leigh Ann opened The Subterra Castle Airbnb for business about six months ago

Airbnbs are privately owned residences that are offered online for short-term rental, The Topeka Capital-Journal reports 

Airbnbs are privately owned residences that are offered online for short-term rental, The Topeka Capital-Journal reports 

This Nov. 2, 2017 photo shows the area that houses the main room for the Subterra Airbnb located in a former underground missile silo base

This Nov. 2, 2017 photo shows the area that houses the main room for the Subterra Airbnb located in a former underground missile silo base

Mathew Fulkerson and his wife Leigh Ann stand on top of the bunker that once housed an intercontinental ballistic missile near Eskridge, Kansas

Mathew Fulkerson and his wife Leigh Ann stand on top of the bunker that once housed an intercontinental ballistic missile near Eskridge, Kansas

Matthew Fulkerson, 37, is the host for Subterra, and said it was his idea to turn the site into an Airbnb. Fulkerson is a neighbor of Subterra's owners, Ed and Dianna Peden, who have lived in the

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