Queen's Tower (Serpieri)

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Queen's Tower is a former royal estate near Athens, Greece. The estate was purchased by king Otto of Greece, who built there a small neogothic castle for his queen Amalia of Greece. As the castle is only one tower, it is called the Queen's Tower. The architecture resembles Hohenschwangau castle in Bavaria, built for king Maximilian II of Bavaria, the brother of king Otto. After the abdication of King Otto, the estate was sold to the Serpieri family, who still own it. They have a dairy farm and wineyard on the estate. The wines bottled on the estate are called "Tour la Reine" (French for Queen's Tower).