Castle "Sophienburg" in the "Baumberge"
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In the "Baumberge" with old fortifications, in the silence of deep Wood , on the hill ridge there lies the "Sophienburg".
The house built in 1668 was in earlier times the summerresidence of "Baron Freiherr von Twickel".
An inscription above the mainentrance says:
„Sophia to honour Clemens her husbund bougth this house“.
The residence of "Baron Freiherr von Twickel".
The castle was built in 1562