Monuments in Alicante Costa Blanca

  • Img 1: CASA DE LA BOLLA
    Constructed between 1787 and 1790, this neoclassical style building was renovated in 1890. It is the head office of the Alcoy Textile business association, and the name of this large house comes from...
    Alcoi/Alcoy
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  • Img 1: CASA DE LA CULTURA
    La necesidad de disponer de moneda para el pago semanal de las nóminas de los trabajadores de la industria, requirió la apertura de una oficina del Banco de España en Alcoy, uno...
    Alcoi/Alcoy
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  • Casa Museo Abagues
    This is a 18th-19th century stately home. Over the front door is an exact replica of the family coat of arms in which we see the two "abarcas" (traditional espadrille sandals) that give this family i...
    Benissa
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  • Casa Orduña
    Built resting on the mountain and other contiguous buildings, by means of a masonry loading wall, wood, plaster and ceramic tiles also form a part of the construction. It has four levels and a "cambr...
    4
  • Img 2: CASA ROMANA EL PALMERAL
    In the El Palmeral Park, a space dedicated to leisure, is found the remains of a residence from the IV century. Its structure, with different rooms distributed around a patio decorated with mosaics,...
    Santa Pola
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  • Casanova
    This construction is located at the top of a hill and was built by owners of rural cottages outside of the walled enclosure in order to have their own vigilance. Constructed at the beginning of the X...
    Calp
    5
  • Though formerly it must have been a Moslem fortress, the preserved remains correspond to a small fortification in the shape of horse-shoe constructed in 1739 on the site of a previous tower from the...
    Xàbia/Jávea
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    The wall was built, in the Middle Ages, following the differences in the terrain, and it was reconstructed in the XVII century.
    Elx/Elche
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  • Img 1: Castellet de Calp
    The remains of a watchtower that served to prevent Berber pirate assaults. Although the passage of time has finished with good part of it, it is still possible to observe some of the defensive walls...
    Calp
    5
  • Img 1: CASTILLO DE LA MOLA
    A late 12th century Almohad building, with part of the walls and the square tower remaining.In the late 14th century the castle was in Christian hands and alterations were made to its structure, with...
    Novelda
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  • Img 1: CASTILLO RUINAS GLORIOSAS (CASTLE)
    The chronology of these remains is not clear although it might be a construction of "precalifal" (pre Arabic) origin, where two defensive walls begin. The vestiges point to posterior occupations date...
    Orihuela
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  • Img 1: CASTLE
    The recently restored Castle of Castalla is situated on the top of a hill of some 780 metres in height, its origin is Muslim and the fortress allows one to distinguish three parts: The Palace, the To...
    Castalla
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  • Img 1: CASTLE
    Dénia's castle crowns the city. An Arabic structure, due to the fact that the locality was a head of the Arabic kingdom of ‘taifas’, it is mixed with both a great number of later styles and former Ro...
    Dénia
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  • The walled enclosure was partially destroyed during the War of Succession, shown by walls incorporated into the older buildings of the Old Quarter of the urban nucleus. The said walls, built in the X...
    La Vila Joiosa
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  • Img 1: CASTLE FORTRESS
    Perched atop a butte, with two walls around it, lies the Biar castle. History books could be written on what took place behind the walls. A frontier town, Biar played a major role in the Christian co...
    Biar
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  • Img 1: CASTLE OF PENELLA
    Beyond the urban area, on the way to Penella, one will find an interesting example of how architecture merges with its natural surroundings. The tower’s defensive origins transformed it into a symbol...
    Cocentaina
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