Ottenhausen Blockhouse in North Rhine-Westphalia by EuroTourData

Ottenhausen Blockhouse was built around 1300 as the refuge castle for local residents and food storage during a military attack.

Frontal view of Ottenhausen Blockhouse in North Rhine-Westphalia

Description of Ottenhausen Blockhouse

The two-story blockhouse with a gable roof measures approximately 11.50 x 10.30 meters. The walls of the blockhouse with loopholes are about 1 meter thick. The first floor is divided by a longitudinal wall with a passage into two rooms. The top floor consists of one room. The operator of the castle is Heimatverein Ottenhausen e.V.

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Ottenhausen Blockhouse tabular data
Tourist Audience Cultural heritage tourism
German name Bauernburg Ottenhausen
Type Refuge castle
Subtype Lowland castle
Condition Largely restored
Operator Heimatverein Ottenhausen e.V.
Street address
Lange Straße 24
Postal code 32839
Town Steinheim
State North Rhine-Westphalia
Country Germany
Latitude 51.87179
Longitude 9.03359
GeoNames ID 12518809
Plus code 9F3FV2CM+PC

Dataset to Ottenhausen Blockhouse in North Rhine-Westphalia

Tabular dataset and ATOM feed to Ottenhausen Blockhouse in North Rhine-Westphalia.

ETD ID: othnrw-grm.

Creator: Nikolaj Antonov - ORCID.

Published: - Central European Time (UTC+01:00).

Publisher: NikAnt Webkonsult AB

License: Free