Neuhaus am Klausenbach castle ruins
|Neuhaus am Klausenbach castle ruins|
Neuhaus am Klausenbach in the 17th century
|Creation time :||14th Century|
|Castle type :||Hilltop castle|
|Place:||Neuhaus am Klausenbach|
The castle was built in the 14th century and destroyed in 1467, then restored, and in 1607 it came into the possession of the Batthyány family . The castle has been falling into disrepair since the middle of the 17th century.
The castle ruins have a pentagonal floor plan with remains of walls with pointed arched openings. In the courtyard is a cistern about 40 m deep, lined with cuboids . Further remains of a bailey , a ditch and fortifications can be seen in the adjacent forest .
- Dehio manual . The art monuments of Austria: Burgenland. Neuhaus am Klausenbach. Castle ruins. Bundesdenkmalamt (Ed.), Verlag Anton Schroll & Co, Vienna 1976, ISBN 3-7031-0401-5 , page 207.