Fanson Castle

Xhoris, Belgium

Fanson Castle or Chateau de Fanson is situated in the tiny village of Xhoris, in the province of Liege. This medieval castle, which was established in the 13th century, was a major fortification and a defense castle in the region. The building was destroyed in a siege in the 17th century, and most of its bricks were used by villagers to establish small houses. However, the building was repaired in the 19th century and even today, it is open to visitors.



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Fanson, Xhoris, Belgium
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Founded: 19th century
Category: Castles and fortifications in Belgium

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