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Late-17th Century Castle in Sweden on Sale for $6 Million

Sweden is home to hundreds of castles – from burned-out fortresses to grand Royal palaces. Some of them now run as hotels, some are open for the public to enjoy and attract throngs of visitors with tales about their history, owners or purpose. One of the Swedish foremost examples of Baroque designÅllonö castle has been listed on sale for SEK 39 million ($6 million).

Ållonö Baroque Castle on Sale for $6 Million

Built in the late 1670s by Baron Gustaf Kurck, following drawings by the famed court architect Nicodemus Tessin, Ållonö Castle became one of the most well-known private castle in Sweden after being featured in the reality TV show, Swedish Millionaires (Svenska miljonärer). It has been owned by many famous families; including Kurck, Lilliehöök, Oxenstierna, Ekeblad, Hamilton, Sperling & Flach. Flach family returned the castle to its original condition during the years 1905-1913. In 2008, multimilionaire Andres Sydborg, who made a fortune selling scrap, bought the castle and splendidly restored it, adding a motocross track and helipad to the castle’s expansive grounds.

Ållonö boasts over 11,000 square feet of living space surrounded with the beautiful park which is approximately 15 hectares. [Residence]


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Ållonö Baroque Castle on Sale for $6 Million

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Late-17th Century Castle in Sweden on Sale for $6 Million was last modified: January 4th, 2014 by Slamchica

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Aleksandra Arsenovic graduated with a degree in economics and has a master degree in tourism. Since she worked as a travel agent, she has traveled around the world and developed an interest in luxurious hotels and exotic destinations. As a big fashion fan, Aleksandra loves expensive and luxury fashion items. As an editor of Extravaganzi she shares her knowledge about travels, fashion and accessories.

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