Bonilla de la Sierra Castle

Bonilla de la Sierra, Spain

Bonilla de la Sierra castle has three wall sections and three turrets of different styles and origins. The main par of the castle was formed by the Tower of Homage, of the 14th century, it has matacanes and round arches, and under the tower is the main yard and the rooms. The castle contains 14th-century paintings.

It was the resting place of the prelates of the Ávila bishopric, and held important episcopal synods, as the one in 1384. Bishop Sancho Dávila had a wall built around the village in the 14th century.

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Founded: 14th century
Category: Castles and fortifications in Spain

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destro Boss (9 months ago)
A very well preserved medieval town
Tierra de Rutas Tierra de Rutas (9 months ago)
Un pena que las visitas sean tan tan reducidas. Si no leí mal era solo dos lunes de 9 a 10 ?
Manuel Rodríguez López (16 months ago)
A little abandoned
CaesaR BH (18 months ago)
Nice town in the province of Ávila. It is located between mountains, in the Corneja valley. Good place if you like hiking, since it has good routes, with good views reaching the top of some of the peaks that surround the town.
Art of DaVinci (2 years ago)
Traced my Last Name here
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