Well, this is about as far from the "all gray", modern, minimalist trend you can get...

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An extravagant home for sale in Rochester, Michigan, is fit for a King and Queen!

The listing even says so,

King's & Queens, are you looking to live an extraordinary life of adventure free from peasants?

 

Probably the best opening line of a real-estate listing I've ever seen... and this home is for sure something to see!

Talk about room for activities! Shoot, you could have your own renaissance festival here... The five-bedroom, seven-bathroom, 6,106 square-foot castle sits on six acres.

Dylan Tent, Signature Sotheby's International Realty
Dylan Tent, Signature Sotheby's International Realty
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Unique features include:

  • Elevator
  • 26 rooms in total
  • Five fireplaces
  • Secret rooms and passageways
  • Hidden doors and staircase
  • Waterfall
  • Wine cellar

And to REALLY get medieval -- even a moat, drawbridge, and Tudor-style pub!

Dylan Tent, Signature Sotheby's International Realty
Dylan Tent, Signature Sotheby's International Realty
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So the question is... how much for all that, right? The Oakland County castle is on the market for $2.5M. Which, actually sounds like an amazing deal, since, according to the listing, it cost more than $10M to build and has a ton of recent upgrades, including,

6 new high efficiency furnaces + air conditioners, new humidifiers, new boiler, water storage tank, the elevator was serviced and certified in 2022, $100K in window/door upgrades, and about $20k in electrical updates.

But... is their a knight to guard the entrance? Of course there is. Check out the castle inside and out in the gallery below.

Massive Michigan Castle for Sale for $2.5M

Want to be king or queen of your own castle? Well, a five-bedroom, seven-bathroom, 6,106 square-foot castle is up for sale in Rochester, Mich., for $2.5M. The residence sits on 6+ acres, surrounded by a wrought iron fence and two gated towers.

According to the listing,"The frame is built with 60 tons of steel and construction took over 6 years utilizing artisans from all over the world. The castle is 60 feet tall, or taller than a 4 story building. It features a moat, waterfall, drawbridge, portcullis, 26 rooms, elevator, 5 fireplaces, 6 new furnaces, 6 new A/C units, secret rooms, hidden doors, hidden passageways, hidden staircase, wine cellar, Tudor style pub, and a few more surprises... "

Battle Creek Castle for Sale for $160K

Built in 1906, the Penniman Castle is on the market in Battle Creek, Mich. for $160,000. According to the listing, the unique residence has five bedrooms, 2 and 1/2 bathrooms, and sits on .27 acres in the heart of Battle Creek. The property includes a two car garage and a finished basement that *may* still have a secret passage leading to it from one of the upstairs bedrooms, according to the Battle Creek Enquirer.

Chicago Castle House For Sale

If you've ever wanted to be the king or queen of your own castle this house for sale in Chicago might be the one for you. The Bridgeport castle is Located at 3410 S Carpenter St, Chicago, IL. The castle comes with 5 bedrooms, 3 baths, and 1,800 sqft. Let's check it out!

Massive Medieval Fairytale Castle For Sale

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