The former Fürstenberg Torkel (wine press) was probably built during the 13th/14th century.
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Radolfzell am Bodensee
In the early 17th century, the building received the crow-stepped gable which can be seen today. The ground floor of the five-storey Gothic building houses the ancestor and heredity table of the counts of Fürstenberg-Heiligenberg-Werdenberg who used the building as their district office and chute. Today Hohes Haus accommodates part of the Kratt department store. lt is Radolfzell's oldest existing department store (established in 1919) end offers a wide range of fashion, household goods, toys and much more .