The Boyneburgk estate near Wichmannshausen, a district of the town of Sontra in the north Hessian Werra-Meißner district, is a former manor with a long history. It is first documented in 1460 and has been owned by the von Boyneburg or Boyneburgk family since that time.
The estate is 339 m above sea level. NN in the district Wichmannshausen west below the Boyneburg at the foot of the wooded mountain Boyneburg (513 m above sea level), about 2 km east-southeast of Wichmannshausen. About 150 meters further south is Boyneburgk Castle.
Between the manor and the castle springs the stream "Datterpfeife", which first feeds a small pond there, then flows west, receives the about 500 meters northeast of the manor originating "Hinterbach" and after about 3 km in Wichmannshausen about 300 m north of the mouth of the Ulfe also flows into the Sontra.
December 2, 2015
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