Dolenjska region – Spectacular Mirna Castle with views of the river, creeks and surrounding hills
Mirna Castle, one of the oldest castles in Slovenia, is one of the most beautiful and renovated cultural monuments of medieval architecture on Slovene territory, also known as Sleeping Beauty.
The beginnings of the construction date back to the end of the eleventh century, which makes the castle among the oldest documented castles in country.
The city of Mirna is located in the area which in 1016 with the grant of King Henrik II. belonged to William II, the son of the Countess and Saint Hemma of Gurk. Saint Hemma of Gurk is important in Slovenian history, she was a noblewoman and founder of several churches and monasteries in the Duchy of Carinthia.
The massive walls of the granary are preserved and represent a large and very high open space of 3 floors without floor plates. The roof is covered. In this part, the new owner can make: dance floor, restaurant or conference rooms etc.
Net floor area of castle complex is 770 sqm. Surface arcade galleries and some spaces within the galleries in two floors, each 108 sqm. Granary area, has 3 floors, each 116 sqm. The surface of the tower (central building), has 3 floors, each 480 sqm. Round tower area of 26 sqm. Square tower 77 sqm for each of the 3 floors. Land area of the castle is 2.413 sqm. The area of agricultural and forest land near the castle is 5.260 sqm.
The central Romanesque tower was, with great diligence, subjected to reconstruction practically from ruins to a mighty building with an area of 1,440 sq.m., with stone walls, a powerful staircase, a new roof and floor plates. In this building, a luxury hotel with large suites, breakfast room, SPA rooms, a large library and a casino can be created. Some of areas in basement floor can be designed for technical areas or wine cellars.
All infrastructure located within 1 km. Town of Mirna is located 50 min from Ljubljana and 1 hour 20 min from Croatian border. Highway 8 km.
- Property code JM1281
- Type House
- Built: 1957
- Price in Euros 800.000,00 €
- Size 2413m2
- Size of land 5260m2
- Area City
- Land Yes
- Renovation required No
- Near ski resort No
- Commercial & Business No
- Energy class EI ni potrebna (334.člen EZ-1)
(Maps may sometimes only give approximate area not precise location)
Ratings and proximity
- Ski Resort: 1hr
- Coast: 1 hr 40 mins
- Italy: 1 hr 50 mins
- Austria: 1h 30 mins
- Croatia: 50 min
- Ljubljana: 1 hr