Are you sure? I can't just take it! They won't let me!
Here! Take the house!
When Mrs. Cobb passed away, she left her house for Turner. Turner decided to give the house to Lizzie so she can have a place to stay in Phippsburg.
Sheriff Elwell pushed Turner's Dad off of the cliff. This was one of the main events that occured in Chapter 10. Turner was on the cliff to see it happen.
Reverend and Mrs. Buckminister, when Turner came home, he overheard them talking about the house that was left for Turner. They said the house is to be sold, and a portion of the proceeds is to go for Turner's "minsteral education"