The history of manor house in Teijo dates back to the Middle Ages. In 1686 Lorent Creutz built an ironworks to Teijo and started industrial period of the town. The present Rococo style manor house was built in 1770 by Jakob Kijk, who was the owner of near ironworks site. It was designed by architect C. F. Schröder who also designed Fagervik and Lempisaari manor houses. There were also a church and shop located inside the manor. The new church of Teijo, located to the near hill, replaced the manor church in 1830.

Today Teijo Manor is privately owned, but provides conference and event services. Guided tours are also available for groups.

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Kartanontie 12, Salo, Finland
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Founded: 1770
Category: Palaces, manors and town halls in Finland
Historical period: The Age of Enlightenment (Finland)

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