A future for the Kirkbride?
The former Fergus Falls State Hospital has more than 500,000 square feet of space, and from the outside it looks every bit that big.
But inside, details grab attention: carved wooden filigree framing a fireplace; brass door hinges embossed with intricate rosettes; fantastical cast-iron creatures guarding the main stairs.
Experts who have toured what is known as the Kirkbride building say it could stand for 400 years.
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