Roccavignale Castle

Roccavignale, Italy

Roccavignale Castle origin is unknown, but the Rochae Vinealis  was mentioned in 998 AD. The castle was expanded in the 14th century by Carrettesca family. It was burned down in 1799 in the wars between French and Piedmonte armies.

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Founded: 10th century AD
Category: Castles and fortifications in Italy

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Pascal Isaac (6 months ago)
Endroit magique
Claudio Dutto (10 months ago)
Ok
Marco Chiriaco (13 months ago)
Arriva un'estate ricca di novità ed eventi nel castello e a Roccavignale. Il 5-6-7 luglio Rokkafest sui laghi, cercate l'evento su facebook!
Marco Bernardis (15 months ago)
Il Castello di Roccavignale risalente al dodicesimo secolo è quello che resta dopo secoli di travagliati passaggi di proprietà di numerosi feudatari sino alla distribuzione per mezzo delle truppe napoleoniche. Dopo alcuni restauri , oggi si può ammirare solamente lo "scheletro" di ciò che la fortezza rappresentava per l'economia politica del piccolo borgo di Roccavignale , crocevia di spicco per il collegamento tra Piemonte e Liguria. Solamente nel periodo estivo e possibile visitare il sito tramite guide locali. Nelle belle giornate di sole e possibile ammirare il Castello riflesso nelle acque del sottostante lago del Dolmen.
christian büchel (2 years ago)
great place
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