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Vandals have removed the boards off the back door, so I walk in and see old stairs to the basement
My first concern is that perhaps the vandals are living here, but they aren't. I've already seen that this house doesn't have a basement, so I'm guessing that these stairs lead to a cold-storage room. I don't descend to learn more.