Location: Bavaria, Germany
Total area: 1 300 m²
Price: 17,000,000 € + 3% agency commission ( without VAT )
A magnificent and impenetrable castle from the 11th century, in the cultural and historical region of Bavaria, stands proudly upon a hill 80 kilometers from Munich. This grand fortress, an awe-inspiring architectural masterpiece, boasts a rich and storied history stretching back a full thousand years. The castle offers breathtaking views of its surroundings from its elevated perch, providing a breathtaking panorama of the lush and verdant countryside that surrounds it. The castle spans an expansive 11,500 square meters of land, with a living area of 1,300 square meters and 40 rooms, with potential for more. Nine luxurious bathrooms grace this ancient edifice, with several renovations having been completed since 1987 to bring it up to the standard of a truly magnificent property. With excellent condition, the castle offers 4 interior and 10 exterior parking spaces for vehicles, with a climbing bridge, massive gate, and a large romantic courtyard in the Italian style.
The castle is a perfect blend of old and new, classic and romantic, an artfully modernized work of art, ready to live in the 21st century. All slate roofs have been updated, with new hail-protected panels installed on windows and restored red and white shutters. Windows in the courtyard have been protected from drafts, preserving their historic charm. All rooms are equipped with central heating, and the old open fireplace in the living room has been fitted with an electric smoke removal system. The main restoration of the castle took 30 years and was completed with great attention to detail.
The castle is full of luxurious, light-flooded rooms with high ceilings, showcasing masterfully crafted Cesson ceilings, majestic wide double doors, sparkling chandeliers, and exquisite antiques. High-quality planks and parquet floors made of solid wood cover the floors, with marble floors in the eastern bathroom, main bathroom, and event rooms in the east wing. The kitchen and dining room offer a cozy and intimate space to dine, with views of the courtyard through wide, high-arched windows. The west wing of the castle houses a living room with an open fireplace and access to a balcony with a beautiful view, a magnificent master bedroom with panoramic views, and a wine cellar with a medieval vaulted ceiling and a cooling system for optimal indoor temperature. The east wing is comprised of a majestic “Large Hall” with a gallery on all four sides, an ideal place for events, exhibitions, concerts, and receptions, as well as a cozy loggia, cabinet, and library. Two autonomous apartments, as well as storage space in the south wing and attic in the east wing, round out the offerings of this incredible castle.
This facility is available for both commercial and private use, providing a unique combination of ancient history and modern comfort, with WiFi available throughout the castle. Come and experience the magic of a 1000-year-old castle brought into the 21st century, with every detail attended to, every need anticipated, every comfort provided. A true work of art, ready to live in, to cherish, and to make memories in for generations to come.
For more details about this spectacular German castle for sale, click here for the listing.