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The front sitting room of the farm house at Castalia Farms.

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A framed display of some of the more popular fly patterns used to catch trout from Cold Creek. Hangs in the formal dining room of the farm house.

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The original lodge of the Castalia Sporting Club, built in the late 1800s, sits at the heart of the Castalia Farms property, right where Cold Creek begins a long, straight run along the site.

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The main property at Castalia Farms has numerous buildings, including this corporate meeting center. The Court Apartments area of the Castalia Farms complex, which housed meeting rooms, a small theater, game room, bar and accommodations for guests.

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The Cold Creek trout stream passes under a bridge over Homegardner Road and over a spillway as it enters the Castalia Farms estate.

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The guest house at Castalia Farms sits adjacent to the trout stream.

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The historic farm house is the centerpiece of the Castalia Farms property.

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A view of the farm house and main drive entrance to the the Castalia Farms complex, from Heywood Road.

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Cold Creek makes a run of about 4,400 feet along Homegardner Road on the Castalia Farms property.

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The massive fireplace in the living room of the rustic lodge, which was built in the late 1800s.

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A sign advertising the auction sits at the corner of the Castalia Farms property, at the junction of Heywood and Prairie roads.

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