20 Spectacular Abandoned Mansions of the World


All over the world, grand mansions, stately homes and other opulent residences that have fallen into ruin are reminders of an elegant past and the changing nature of the times. Underscoring both a rich history and the transience of existence, the reasons behind their abandonment may range from lost fortunes and changing fashions to war, violence and myriad other factors. Today, the crumbling remnants of these great houses serve as a window in time and offer urban explorers the opportunity to capture the ruins in all their glory. In this article, we’ll travel to 20 of the most impressive abandoned mansions across the world.

abandoned-mansion-bedroom (Image: Bousure, cc-nc-nd-3.0)

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Abandoned Waterfront Mansion in Istanbul, Turkey

Abandoned Chateau de Noisy, Belgium

Old Mansion Skeleton in the Philippines

Abandoned Grandeur: Sutton Scarsdale Hall

Abandoned Mansion in Ostrowo, Poland

Ruperra Castle: Abandoned Mansion in Wales

Derelict Mansion in Auvergne, France

Abandoned Shandon House Mansion in Scotland

Abandoned Manor in Cwrt, Wales

Spectacular Abandoned Mansion in Portugal

Derelict House in New Jersey, USA

Abandoned House in Bangladesh, South Asia

Abandoned Mansion in Taichung, Taiwan

Ruined Hall in Durrow, Eire

Ruined Tyrone House, County Galway, Ireland

Abandoned Callert House, Loch Leven, Scotland

Empty Colonial-Style Mansion in Spain

Abandoned Art Deco Mansion in Hong Kong

Abandoned Villa de Vecchi (the Ghost Mansion), Italy

Wyndcliffe: Derelict Mansion in Rhinebeck, New York, USA



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