Glin Castle, Co. Limerick, Ireland
Glin Castle is set on 380 acres of private parkland overlooking the Shannon Estuary in County Limerick. One of Ireland’s most historic properties, Glin Castle has been the ancestral home of the FitzGerald family, the hereditary Knights of Glin, for over seven centuries. The palatial mansion is adorned with original architectural details and notable collections of Irish furniture and paintings. The grounds include formal gardens, a dairy farm, three lodges, and twin turrets emblazoned with the family crest.
Castelleone, Perugia, Italy
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Castelleone is a 12th-century fortress on an Umbrian hilltop overlooking the Tiber Valley. Built over several centuries, this estate is a unique convergence of medieval, Renaissance, and Neo-Gothic architecture. The 21,000-square-foot property has been fully restored and updated and has 16 bedrooms, several ballrooms, three kitchens, a hammam, tower, private parkland, and a garden with a pool, spa, and roman staircase.
Castle Post, Versailles, Kentucky
Inspired by the castles of Europe, Castle Post is a 50-acre estate in the heart of Kentucky’s Bluegrass Country, often referred to as the ‘Horse Capital of the World’. The property comprises a 16-bedroom, 16-bathroom main residence, property manager’s house, and caretaker’s quarters, and also features a grand staircase and banquet hall modelled after the Palace of Versailles, as well as a billiards room, rooftop shuffleboard, tennis and basketball courts.
Castle Gestelhof, Antwerp, Belgium
Dating from the 16th century, Castle Gestelhof is a masterpiece of Neo-Flemish Renaissance and Neo-Baroque architecture. The estate is located in a national park along the Nete River, approximately 18 miles from Antwerp and 30 miles from Brussels. The castle and its ancillary buildings were restored in 2005 and include 21,000 feet of living and entertaining areas, a swimming pool, gatehouse, miniature castle, former bakery, equestrian facilities, and a farm complex.
Château Artisan, Miami, Florida
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This Miami estate is a tribute to the finest châteaux of France. Set within a private lake and surrounded by 14 acres of formal gardens, Château Artisan is entered through a series of gates and a long tree-lined driveway. The estate offers 19,222 square feet of living space, eight bedrooms, and its features include a resort-style pool area, gazebo, koi pond, and boathouse.
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