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Address: La Fuente, 96, Casares, Spain
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tastefully renovated

I first saw this building back in the 90's when it was sadly falling apart. In 2005 it was renovated and really returned to its full glory. Its now a community centre for the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 19, 2015
Maria M
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Birkenhead, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

. Almost totally destroyed in the Spanish Civil War, this was left with just the outside walls and the bell tower standing. The tower was, as in many Andalusian villages, based on the pre-existing minaret from the mosque that had stood here for centuries. Don't let's forget that there was Muslim rule here for 700 years, and Casares, which was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

I first saw this building back in the 90's when it was sadly falling apart. In 2005 it was renovated and really returned to its full glory. Its now a community centre for the village and is a real asset. There are guded tours around it which cost 3 euros and are half hourly. If you've climbed to the top... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Whenever we went to the Church it was shut. Today was no exception. The church is located at La Fuente 96 and is adjacent to a large square which has great views.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Was living in the village so became part of every day life. Local funerals were sadly a regular occurance so to celebrate a death was an experience not to be missed.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2012

The Church of La Encarnacion is located at La Fuente, 96. The Franciscan Fathers were the ones who founded the Church of La Encarnacion, built in 1630. The bell tower has a Mudejar design. The ground plan of the church has the form of a cross, with three naves, a vaulted ceiling and a cupola at the crossing. There is... More 

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