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Priego De Cordoba, in the province of Cordoba , Information, history  and Property for Sale and Rent

description : This prosperous olive farming town stands on a plateau overlooking the rolling hills of the Subbetica Mountain Range.This small kingdom of villages and sierras was once an Arabic citadel that has an Alcazaba in the highest part, surrounded by walls, facing the Medina with Mosque and fabulous architecure.

Priego was the ancient lock and key to the Kingdom of Granada.

History of Priego De Cordoba

history : The old town is built around the Arabic castle at the edge of the escarpment.The castle is XIII century with reconstruction in the XVI century.

There is a large prayer tower and six other smaller towers.The Church of the Asuncion is a XVI century Gothic Mudejar temple remodelled in the Baroque style in the XVIII century.

The main altarpiece is Renaissance.The sacristy chapel is known as a masterpiece of the Spanish baroque.

Things to visit in Priego De Cordoba

to visit : The Fuente del Rey (Kings Fountain), is a must, where, for over 100 years, water has flowed into its 3 terraced pools.There is much to see in Priego with the jewel being the Capilla de Sagrario (Sacrament Chapel).

All this magnificence was made possible by the towns 18th century silk production boom, the main monument to which is the Fuente del Rey, an extraordinary fountain in a leafy park with numerous large pools and no less than 139 spouts surrounding a statue of Neptune.

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Some properties for sale in Priego De Cordoba

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