Vognserup

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Vognserup
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LocationVognserup 3
4420 Regstrup
Country Denmark
Coordinates 55°42′30.96″N11°33′27″E / 55.7086000°N 11.55750°E / 55.7086000; 11.55750 Coordinates: 55°42′30.96″N11°33′27″E / 55.7086000°N 11.55750°E / 55.7086000; 11.55750

Vognserup (Danish: Vognserup Gods) is an listed manor house located in the parish of Knudby to the west of Holbæk, Denmark. The main building was built between in 1559-1575 in Dutch Renaissance style.

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History

Vognserup was established in 1330 at the site of a former village. It was owned by the now extinct Rud family in the Middle Ages. Peter Rud, a friend of king Frederick II, died in 1559. His widow Grethe Bruske constructed the current main building in c. 1559-75.

Im 1750, Vognserup was acquired by Severin Løvenskiold (1719–1776). Severin Løvenskiold had inherited Birkholm Manor and Aggersvold as well as several iron works in Norway. In 1766 he created the 'stamhus' Løvenborg from his estates and in 1773 it received the status of Barony. The Barony of Løvenborg was dissolved in 1921 existed until 1921 as a result of the lens release (lensafløsningen) of 1919. [1] [2] · [3]

Estate

The estate covers 358 hectares. It consists of 271 hectares of farmland, 29 hectares of meadows, 45 hectares of forest, 8 hectares of marshland and a 5-hectare park. [4]

List of owners

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References

  1. "Ejerhistorie". danskeherregaarde.dk (in Danish). Retrieved 18 March 2016.
  2. "Løvenskiold, Severin (Søren) Baron, 1719-76". Dansk biografisk Lexikon. Retrieved October 1, 2019.
  3. Claus Bjørn. "lensafløsningen 1919". Den Store Danske, Gyldendal. Retrieved October 1, 2019.
  4. "Vognseruphistorie". danskeherregaarde.dk (in Danish). Retrieved 18 March 2016.