Seli, Rapla Coonty

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Seli manor
Seli manor
Seli is located in Estonie
Coordinates: 59°6′14″N 24°49′16″E / 59.10389°N 24.82111°E / 59.10389; 24.82111
Kintra Estonie
CoontyRapla Coonty
PairishRapla Pairish
Time zoneUTC+2 (EET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+3 (EEST)

Seli is a veelage in Rapla Pairish, Rapla Coonty in northwastren Estonie.

Seli Manor[eedit | eedit soorce]

The gardener's hoose, Seli manor.

Seli estate (German: Sellie) traces its history back tae 1474, when it belonged tae the Bridgettine convent o Pirita, near Tallinn. Later it became the property o Baltic noble faimilies. Durin its later history, stairtin frae the 20t century the biggin haes hoosed various hospital institutions. The present biggin wis oreeginally biggit as a baroque manor in the 18t century. The wings wur addit aroond 1830, an at the end o the 19t century, balconies an changes tae the façade war added. Durin the revolution o 1905, rioters burnt the hoose doun an subsequently it receivit new, eclecticist interiors. Durin the Soviet occupation o Estonie, the decoratit interiors wur ance again destroyed. Apairt frae the main biggin, several notewirthy ootbiggins remain.[1]

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References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Sakk, Ivar (2004). Estonian Manors - A Travelogue. Tallinn: Sakk & Sakk OÜ. p. 74. ISBN 9949-10-117-4.