Melgarejo Castle was built probably in the 14th century. Part of it collapsed in 2018 and the castle ruins were closed.


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


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LUCIENNE ALVAREZ (17 months ago)
Esta un poco descuidado y no esta señalizado bien.....a mi me parecía que me metía en una propiedad ajena..... pero se ven bien los muros antiguos y gruesos.....
Jesus Tato (2 years ago)
Ruinas de lo que queda de un castillo que se utilizaba como torre de vigilancia en la campiña jerezana. Actualmente solo queda parte de una muralla y de un torreón, el resto se reconvirtió hace tiempo en cortijo, y no es visitable, el vigilante se acerca a preguntar si alguien asoma, y si se le pregunta cuenta la historia más macabra del castillo. Se accede a través de una empinada calle sin asfaltar. Hay dos versiones de lo que ocurrió en el castillo, una en la que los cristianos toman el castillo a los moros por medio de una estrategia de camuflaje, y otra en la que estando los cristianos cenando los moros les rebanaron el pescuezo y de dieron una "Amarga Cena".
Alejandro Alonso (3 years ago)
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Miguel Alaminos Garcia (3 years ago)
Si me gusta. Gracias.
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