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Choustník Rosenberg Castle is the ruins of the same name located in the district of Tabor in South Bohemia region southeast of Tabor. This is a sample of "ganerbenburgu" in the walls housed a number of separate owners. The ruins now restored and open to the public. The tower of the castle serves as a lookout.It was founded Beneš of Choustník in 1262nd It is interesting that this is essentially a two palaces. They built their sons Mr. Benes. Everyone had his own palace and had the walls of a common defense against aggression. It's our only dvouhrad in Bohemia. Lords of Choustník it has traded since 1322 as well as other assets with Peter I. von Rosenberg and gained Chlumec Cidlinou and (Choustnikovo) Hradiste. During the reign of the Rosenbergs was reinforced defensive function and the castle became the focal point of the boundary of the Rosenberg dominion. During the Hussite wars, became a prison for captured Hussite priest Ulrich II. Rosenberg. Peter Vok of Rosenberg sold the castle and brewery, hop-gardens, a mill, a saw, poplužním court, gardens, orchard, sheep-fold and eight villages in 1596 from George Homutovi Harasov, since 1614, the castle is described as desolate. The estate passed to his daughter Susan Homutovu and its descendants, from which it Czernin Vaclav Herman in 1674 the estate passed to his creditors, John Spork. From there went into possession of his nephew's daughter Constance Marie and her second husband, Charles Joseph Voračického of Paběnice (since 1706). His family remained Choustník until 1838. His youth spent in the vicinity of Castle Countess Eleanor Kounicova, including supporters of Bozena Nemcova. In 1948 Benjamin was Raolu expropriated.
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