Pesniški Dvor

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Pesniški Dvor
Pesniški Dvor is located in Slovenia
Pesniški Dvor
Pesniški Dvor
Location in Slovenia
Coordinates: 46°36′3.49″N 15°41′36.17″E / 46.6009694°N 15.6933806°E / 46.6009694; 15.6933806Coordinates: 46°36′3.49″N 15°41′36.17″E / 46.6009694°N 15.6933806°E / 46.6009694; 15.6933806
Country Flag of Slovenia.svg Slovenia
Traditional region Styria
Statistical region Drava
Municipality Pesnica
Area
 • Total 1.47 km2 (0.57 sq mi)
Elevation 267.7 m (878.3 ft)
Population (2002)
 • Total 101
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Pesniški Dvor (pronounced [ˈpeːsniʃki ˈdʋoːɾ]) is a settlement in the Municipality of Pesnica in northeastern Slovenia. It lies in the Pesnica Valley in the traditional region of Styria. The entire municipality is now included in the Drava Statistical Region.[2]

The name Pesniški Dvor literally means 'Pesnica Manor'. It gets its name from a 17th-century Baroque mansion (Slovene: dvor) in the settlement. Until 1935 it was in the possession of St. Paul's Abbey in the Lavanttal. After the Second World War it was used by an agricultural conglomerate. Despite being protected as a monument of cultural heritage by the Slovenian Ministry of Culture, it is in a very bad state of repair.[3]

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