Kabala (Kabbal) became an independent manorial estate in 1638. It has belonged to several different Baltic German families. The present house was erected around 1770 when Hans Georg von Uexküll was the landowner, in a late baroque style. Later on, the estate belonged to the von Lipharts and von Vietinghoffs, with the latter established their burial site and Neo-Gothic funeral chapel (in ruins) 3 km from the centre of the manor. Since 1923, a school has been located in the main building of the manor house.

The building still contains some very fine examples of original baroque and rococo interiors. These include two fine tiled stoves as well as stucco decorations, some of them possibly executed by master stucco craftsman Johann Michael Graff, who is famous for his extraordinary work at Rundāle Palace in Latvia. In the 19th century, further additions to the interior were made, such as the study with its richly carved and decorated wainscoting, neo-baroque stoves and stair balusters.



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Pargi 2, Kabala, Estonia
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Founded: ca. 1770
Category: Palaces, manors and town halls in Estonia
Historical period: Part of the Russian Empire (Estonia)


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Andrus Must (15 months ago)
Very practical children's playground and adventure park.
Leonid Romanov (16 months ago)
A wonderful place to study. Many buildings of the estate are in complete good condition.
Külli Kuusk (3 years ago)
For the first time in Damascus I am at a dance and song festival and discovered a very nice place for myself.
Toomas Martin (3 years ago)
Well, it is nice in itself, but it has been released. Believe it can, deliberately, because someone gets cheap to buy later than mùùgis.Ahi pays more than this.
Big Shaq (4 years ago)
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