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Historic Centre of Telč

CountryCzech Republic
Date of Inscription1992
CategoryCultural Sites
UNESCOhttp://whc.unesco.org/en/list/621

The houses in Telc, which stands on a hilltop, were originally built of wood. After a fire in the late 14th century, the town was rebuilt in stone, surrounded by walls and further strengthened by a network of artificial ponds. The town's Gothic castle was reconstructed in High Gothic style in the late 15th century.

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