Known as Chrismark Castle, it was the brainchild of Christopher Mark who is the great-grandson of Chicago steel tycoon Clayton Mark Senior. Mark bought 354 acres of land and started building his giant 20-room mansion 12 years ago

An insane Gothic castle in Connecticut is still on sale for $45 million

Castle Home For Sale - Multimillion Dollar Castle In Connecticut - House Beautiful

The Gurd mansion was the largest home ever built in Sarnia, Ontario having 32 rooms and a ballroom on the 3rd floor. It was built by prominent Sarnia lawyer and one time mayor Robert Gurd on the southwest corner of Christina St. and London Rd. in 1875. In later years it housed 8 apartments. In 1964 it was torn down to make was for a bank.

Inspiring picture abandoned, architecture, b, black and white, haunted. Resolution: Find the picture to your taste!

Windsor Castle, England

The Queen's Garden - Windsor Castle, England. I've been to Windsor Castle but I missed this garden!

Le château d’Azay-le-Rideau, France.

20 Incredible Places Worth Visit in Your Life - Château d’Azay-le-Rideau, France

Linderhof Palace - southwest Bavaria - I love King Ludwig's castles! This was a weekend home :)

Linderhof Palace (German: Schloss Linderhof) is a Schloss in Germany, in southwest Bavaria near Ettal Abbey. It is the smallest of the three palaces built by King Ludwig II of Bavaria and the only one which he lived to see completed.

Colomares Castle - Benalmádena, Málaga

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Thought I'd give Neuschwanstein a bit of photoshoppery :)  On it's own it wasn't much of an interesting shot, the castle was so big it was hard to fit much of it in my frame. I think I took this as we were walking away from the castle. I haven't added the spooky trees in - they were already there :)

Neuschwanstein Castle in Gemeinde Schwangau, Bavaria, Germany. "Neuschwanstein Castle is a nineteenth-century Romanesque Revival palace on a rugged hill above the village of Hohenschwangau near Füssen in southwest Bavaria, Germany.

Medieval, Lichtenstein Castle, Germany  photo via...

I was a child when we visited several castles in Germany. So check this one off as well :) Lichtenstein Castle, Baden-Wurttemburg, Germany. The original Cinderella Castle.

looking for rainbows in the moonlight

Castle in the Belgian town of Beersel (south to Brussels), Brabant. It has 3 massive watchtowers, and is surrounded by a wide moat.

Hatley Castle, Victoria, B.C. Canada

Hatley Castle, Canada Hatley Park National Historic Site Location: Colwood, British Columbia in Greater Victoria. It is the site of Hatley Castle and Royal Roads University.