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Martos, in the province of Jaen , Information, history  and Property for Sale and Rent

description : The city of Martos is located in the province of Jaen in the autonomous community of Andalusia in south-central Spain.It has a population of 24061 inhabitants, making Martos the fifth largest municipality in the province.

The city is located on a western peak of the Sierra Jabalcuz mountain range.It belongs to the metropolitan Area of Jaen, of which it is considered to be the second most important city after the capital.

Its economy is based on agriculture, in particular the cultivation of the olive

History of Martos

history : The city has been linked to the Roman settlement of Colonia Augusta Gemella, and starting in the 8th century was ruled by the Moors under various Islamic states for over 500 years.In 1225, King Ferdinand III of Castile and Leon captured the city from the Moors and incorporated it into his kingdom.

During the Middle Ages, Martos became a strategic place, and its defences were reinforced with the construction of numerous fortifications in the city. -Torre del Homenaje of the Castillo de la VillaAt the end of the 19th century and beginning of the 20th, Martos underwent significant economic and urban development (reflected in the citys architecture), in large part due to the wealth derived from the industrial production of olive oil.Martos thus bec

Things to visit in Martos

to visit : Among its monuments worth noting are the following: The Pilar de la Fuente Nueva (Pillar of the New Fountain), the Sanctuary of the Virgen de la Villa (Virgin of the Town), the Church of Saint Martha, the Church of Saint Amador, Front of San Francisco, the Hermitage of Saint Bartholomew (San Bartolome), the Hermitage of Saint Michael, the Convent of the Trinitarians, the Town Hall (a former jail and chapter house), the Hospital and Church of Saint John of God, the Hermitage of Saint Lucy, the Roman Br

Interesting Links of Martos

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Picture of the Town of Martos, located in the Costa del Sol of Jaen Province, Spain
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Picture of the Town of Martos, located in the Costa del Sol of Jaen Province, Spain
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Picture of the Town of Martos, located in the Costa del Sol of Jaen Province, Spain
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Picture of the Town of Martos, located in the Costa del Sol of Jaen Province, Spain
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Some properties for sale in Martos

Showing 5 properties out of a total of 8 : from 100 Eu to 9,999,999 Eu : for sale : in the town of Martos : in Jaen province

Townhouse for sale in Martos  | Townhouse to buy in Martos | REF:MAR002 | 48000 Euros
FOR SALE
Martos, Townhouse
Eu 48,000
3 beds | 120 Sqm | 92 Sqm Plot | https://www.inlandproperties.info/stars/3STAR.gif
Townhouse for sale in Martos  | Townhouse to buy in Martos | REF:MAR003 | 48000 Euros
FOR SALE
Martos, Townhouse
Eu 48,000
4 beds | 200 Sqm | 200 Sqm Plot | https://www.inlandproperties.info/stars/3STAR.gif
Townhouse for sale in Martos  | Townhouse to buy in Martos | REF:MAR039 | 52000 Euros
FOR SALE
Martos, Townhouse
Eu 52,000
6 beds | 130 Sqm | 200 Sqm Plot | https://www.inlandproperties.info/stars/3STAR.gif
Townhouse for sale in Martos  | Townhouse to buy in Martos | REF:MAR040 | 52000 Euros
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Martos, Townhouse
Eu 52,000
4 beds | 230 Sqm | 180 Sqm Plot | https://www.inlandproperties.info/stars/3STAR.gif
Townhouse for sale in Martos  | Townhouse to buy in Martos | REF:MAR017 | 77550 Euros
FOR SALE
Martos, Townhouse
Eu 77,550
4 beds | 150 Sqm | 120 Sqm Plot | https://www.inlandproperties.info/stars/NONE.gif
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