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Olvera, in the province of Cadiz , Information, history  and Property for Sale and Rent

description : Their environs are full of hills covered with olive trees, from which is extracted one of best olive oils in Andalusia.In fact, in the last years it has achieved the -Denominacion de Origen de la Sierra de Cadiz, an idea in which other nearby towns like Setenil, Algonodales, Alcala del Valle, Torre Al-haquime and so on, participate.

History of Olvera

history : Archaeological findings suggest this verdant agricultural region north-east of Ronda was an important area for settlement as far back as the Palaeolithic era, at least twelve thousand years ago.When Olvera fell to the conquering army of Alfonso XI in 1327, it came under the control of the Guzman family, who were awarded control of much of the region for their role in the defence of Tarifa during the Reconquest.

It later passed into the hands of the dukes of Osuna.Its most famous son is probably Nicolas de Ribera, born here in 1487, and one of the leaders of Spains conquest of Peru.

He was made mayor of its capital, Lima, in 1535.

Things to visit in Olvera

to visit : The main monument of this city is itself.A phrase that exemplifies this reality is -OLVERA is a street, a churchand a castle, BUT what a street, what a church and what a castle!, for that reason Olvera was declared

Interesting Links of Olvera

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Some properties for sale in Olvera

Showing 5 properties out of a total of 133 : from 100 Eu to 9,999,999 Eu : for sale : in the town of Olvera : in Cadiz province

Olvera Townhouse For sale | Ref : Bbz212 | 16000 Euros
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Olvera, Townhouse
Eu 16,000
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Olvera Townhouse For sale | Ref : Bbz261 | 23000 Euros
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Olvera, Townhouse
Eu 23,000
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Olvera Townhouse For sale | Ref : Bbz368 | 25000 Euros
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Olvera, Townhouse
Eu 25,000
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Olvera Plot For sale | Ref : Bbz329 | 28000 Euros
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Olvera, Plot
Eu 28,000
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Olvera Townhouse For sale | Ref : Bbz433 | 28000 Euros
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Olvera, Townhouse
Eu 28,000
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