Boymont Castle

Eppan, Italy

Boymont Castle ruins are famous for the panoramic view. It was built between 1220-1240 by the relative of the Count of Eppan. Especially in the 14th century the family Boymont played an important role. After them the Castel was in the hands of the Austrian Ulrich Kässler for a short period after he married the rich daughter Barbara of Boymont in 1413. In 1425 Castel Boymont was victim of arson and has not been rebuilt after that event.

Boymont has not been build for a military reason, but it was more like a beautiful residential house. After it changed the owner a several times, nowadays it is property of Fritz Dellago since 1977, who had it restored and consolidated.

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Hocheppaner Weg 3A, Eppan, Italy
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Founded: 1220
Category: Castles and fortifications in Italy

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www.eppan.com

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