Szczodre [ˈʂt͡ʂɔdrɛ] (1945-1948: Sybilin, German: Sibyllenort) is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Długołęka, within Wrocław County, Lower Silesian Voivodeship, in south-western Poland. Prior to 1945 it was in Germany.
The village in the Polish Duchy of Silesia was first mentioned as Palici in a 1245 deed. From 1315 the seat of the Rastelwitz noble family, it was completely destroyed in 1643 during the Thirty Years' War.
The Prittwitz noble family had the locality of Neudorf rebuilt, which in 1685 was acquird by Christian Ulrich I of Württemberg, then Duke of Bernstadt. He had a Baroque palace built, named Sibyllenort after his second wife Sibylle Maria, daughter of Duke Christian I of Saxe-Merseburg. Held by the Dukes of Brunswick-Lüneburg from 1792, the castle was rebuilt several times, once again 182 in a Tudor style at the behest of Duke William of Brunswick.
Upon Wilhelm's death at Sybillenort in 1884, the possessions fell to the royal Saxon House of Wettin. Two kings of Saxony died here, Albert in 1902 and Frederick Augustus III, the last after his 1918 abdication, in 1932.
Sybillenort Palace was very great and build to resemble the luxurious Windsor Castle in England. The palace was burnt by German Wehrmacht and SS troops in January 1945 as a part of their plan not to leave anything of value for the Poles. In the neighboring city of Breslau, the German soldiers made many controlled demolitions. The whole palatial building which worked partly as a hospital during the fifties was then demolished by the communist regime in Peoples Republic of Poland in 1957.
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