Skabersjö Castle

Svedala, Sweden

Skabersjö Castle was already known in the 14th century, when it was a residence of Passow and Ulfstrand families. The old moated castle was burned down in 1523 and rebuilt by Holger Ulfstand. The current castle, which consists of two-storey main building and two wings, dates mainly from the 18th century. Governor Tage Thott made an extensive restoration in 1775-1782. Today the castle is owned by Skabersjö gods AB foundation and is open by appointment.

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Founded: 18th century
Category: Castles and fortifications in Sweden
Historical period: The Age of Enlightenment (Sweden)

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