Castle For Sale $6,700,000
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The Historic and Czech castle is individually owned. The Palace boasts 60 Luxurious bedrooms with numerous solid oak libraries, function rooms and servant quarters. It also has its own chapel that has been used in the past by the rich and famous for weddings. Reconstructed in 1679, 1897 and again in 1916 to its present gothic style by the famous Viennese architects H. Helmer and F. Fellner when it was purchased by the Baron Skoda of the Skoda car factories to be used as his private residence. The Czech government then acquired the property and changed in into a holiday complex to be used by members of the Czech Communist Party.
A FABULOUS AND MAGICAL WINTERLAND RETREAT
ARIAL VIEW OF THE PALACE WITH IT'S OWN PRIVATE BRIDGE
HAND PAINTED VAULTED CEILING WITH ANTIQUE MOTIVES
ANOTHER BEAUTIFUL HAND PAINTED CEILING
VIEW OF THE PALACE AND BRIDGE OVER SWAN LAKE
Entrance can also be gained via The Palaces own
private bridge over the romantic Swan Lake.
TAPESTRY ROOM WITH PARQUET
FLOORING & MAHOGANY PANNELING
THE APARTMENTS AND PALACE ARE SET IT A TOTAL
AREA OF 140,000 M2. THE GROUNDS ARE MAINLY
GARDENS SURROUNDED BY PICTURESQUE WOODLANDS.
PRINCESSES BEDROOM WITH LAKE
VIEWS AND ORNATE FIREPLACE
THIS PALACE HAS IT'S OWN INTERNAL CHAPEL WITH
STAINED GLASS WINDOWS & PRIVATE VIEWING BALCONY
IMPRESSIVE OAK STAIRCASE LEADING TO A LARGE
LANDING GIVING ACCESS TO VARIOUS BEDROOMS
ONE OF THE THREE VERY IMPRESSIVE STRAIRCASES ALL OF WHICH ARE IN EXCELLENT CONDITION COMPLETE WITH MARBLE STAIRS, VAULTED CEILINGS AND SOLID OAK PARQUET FLOORS
The Palace is situated in the village, which is approximately 60 miles from Prague, the Capital of Czech Republic. It is easily accessible by the main motorway. In the opposite direction the German border is approximately 40 miles, giving easy access to Europe. The many facilities within easy reach include Shooting, Horse riding, Fishing, Tennis, Golf and Skiing. Two of the main tourist locations within the Czech Republic - Marianske Lazne and Karlovy Vary, are driving distance of approximately 45 miles.
The Palace stands on a total area of land covering 140,000 m2. It is situated beside a 62 Hectare lake with private harbor, and can be accessed by its own private bridge or private road.
The Palace is of a rectangular layout consisting of 3 wings on 3 floors with various cellars. It boasts in the region of 90 rooms, many of which still have original features such as Parquetry Flooring, Hand Painted Ceilings and Leaded Windows most of which are in very good condition . There are three main ornate staircases all of which are in excellent condition. The Palace has its own heating system.
The Palace is ideally situated beside a 62 hectare lake making this one of, if not the most beautiful Palace in the World and the 2nd largest in West Bohemia. A palace dating back to 1176 when it was originally a castle surrounded by its own moat.
EASY ACCESS TO SWAN LAKE
ONE OF THE BEAUTIFUL HAND PAINTED CEILINGS
SIDE VIEW OF THE PALACE SHOWING THE CHAPEL IN THE RIGHT HAND CORNER - The beautiful Gothic Style architecture make this truly a Fairytale Palace.
VIEW OF ONE OF THE LIBRARIES BOASTING
ORIGINAL HAND PAINTED CEILING
LIBRARY AGAIN WITH WOOD PANELLING AND SOLID
OAK FLOORING WITH STUNNING VIEWS OF THE LAKE
THE MAIN DRIVEWAY - Access to The Palace is gained via an impressive tree lined driveway with the lake to the right hand side and the apartment buildings to the left.
LARGE MAHOGANY DOORS LEADING TO A
BALCONY WITHIN THE PRIVATE CHAPEL
VIEW OF THE PALACE FROM VILLAGE
BALLERINA OIL PAINTING ON ONE OF THE
WALLS INSIDE THE PRINCESSES BEDROOM
ONE OF THREE VERY VALUABLE
ANTIQUE HEATING STOVES
ONE OF THE LARGE DETACHED BUNGALOWS
The Chapel is situated in the East Wing of the Palace with its own private entrance. It consists of many beautiful original stained glass windows, ornate masonry and wooden features.
There is a large courtyard area situated in the middle of the Palace which can be used for a variety of functions.
2x Apartment Buildings consisting of 24 Bedrooms. All with Central Heating, including areas suitable for and previously used as Stables, Garages and Restaurant/Bar. Reconstructed in 1989 to its present standard.
12x Detached 3 Bedrooms Bungalows, all with Central Heating. Each with its own private BBQ area overlooking the lake.