c. 1775 – Preußisch-Oldendorf, Germany

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Added to OHD on 5/31/18   -   Last OHD Update: 4/12/20   -   3 Comments
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Preußisch-Oldendorf, Germany

  • 6.400.000 €
  • 40 Bed
  • 15 Bath
  • 34444 Sq Ft
  • 345 Ac.
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Schloss Hüffe is a moated castle built between 1775-1784 and is situated in the village of Lashorst, part of the town of Preussisch Oldendorf in the Minden Lübbecke district. The estate lies south of the Mittelland canal in the Alsweder flatlands and has an area of approx. 8 hectares. It is privately owned and not accessible to the public except for the park south of Schlossstrasse.

The Castle
The "central plot" in which the castle, outbuilding, manor house, orangery, old stables, baronial house, private cemetery on an island and castle park are all located has an area of approx. 145 hectares. The impressive castle comprising a main building and east and west wings has three floors and a basement. The living space encompasses an area of approx. 2,000 m².

The Parkland
The spacious parkland featuring a bridge, moat with inflow, cemetery on an island and castle park is very well kept. The line of sight from the castle via the bridge to the castle park opens up a unique panorama. On clear days, you can see as far as the Wiehen Hills. The park is under the constant care of a gardener.

The Outbuilding
The outbuilding consists of a riding arena and stables with 6 boxes for 12 horses and a centrally located administration building on three floors.

Data at a Glance:
Central plot approx. 33 hectares
Properties: castle, outbuilding (riding arena, banqueting hall, stables), manor house, orangery, old stables, baronial house, private cemetery on an island and castle park.

Purchase price: € 6,400,000 free of commission for the purchaser The purchaser has the option of acquiring additional land parcels.
Contact Information
Tobias Schulze, Cologne Sotheby's International Realty
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3 Comments on c. 1775 – Preußisch-Oldendorf, Germany

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  1. Kelly, OHDKelly, OHD says: 11880 comments

    1901 Folk Victorian
    Chestatee, GA

    I had this post ready for 6/1/18 but it went off market before publishing. Just sticking this in the archives. 🙂

  2. RobynMeRobynMe says: 111 comments
    1907 George F. Barber
    Hamlet, NC

    Darn, and here I had my checkbook ready to see if they would piece out and ship that ocean theme bathroom. 😉

  3. Sarah J Erwin says: 68 comments

    My first thought was, “Who’s gonna’ wash all of those windows?” Then I saw the price and thought, “If I could afford to buy it, I could afford staff that would take care of that for me.” LOL


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