CASTLE OF THE DUKES OF ALBA (S. XV)

CASTLE OF THE DUKES OF ALBA (S. XV)

Symbol of power and feudal dominion in the City of Coria declared a Cultural Monument the January 23, 1989.

The Castle of Coria is the first testimony preserved of the feudal dominion in the city, whose elegant Homage Tower was laid by the architect Juan Carrera, between 1473 and 1478. Military engineering work , located at the northwest of the Roman wall on an earlier fortification made by the Knights Templar in the twelfth century. Fill the tower the ”Castillejo” a small crenellated walled body where the door equipped with drawbridge is located.

Town: 246
Country: España
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