Building for sale, Portalegre, in Monforte, Portugal

Monforte, Portalegre

Building • 1555 m² • Ref: 16767407-125041040-9

Solar dos Chichorros, with Coat of Arms André Chichorro da Gama Lobo

Located in Monforte, which had foral of D. Afonso III in 1257. In 1401 it was incorporated into the House of Bragança. D. Manuel I granted him a new foral in 1512. Donation of the municipality to the House of Bragança, as a dote of D. Isabel, wife of D. Theodosio, Duke of Bragança, on June 27, 1542.

Solar dated sec. XVIII, was owned by the House of Bragança, located in the Town Square of Monforte. With coat of arms of André Chichorro da Gama Lobo, Knight of the Order of Christ and Nobleman of the Royal House of D. João V,

The Solar would have been used as the country house of King D. Carlos, for hunts that would take place in the area, whose room holds a ceiling with plaster (in good condition).

According to history, there will be secret tunnels for access to the old religious convent existing on the opposite side of Largo do Município.

Later acquired and transformed into the address and home of agricultural house of the family of Romão de Moura and, for more than 50 years, was acquired and transformed into the abode of doctor, Dr. Sérgio Madeira, resident in Monforte.

Unobstructed views of the town of Monforte and the Alentejo plain.


  • Manor with 18th century architecture;

  • 2 fronts (Town Hall Square and Visconde da Luz Street with entrance to one of the patios by gate with coat of arms)

  • 3 floors;

  • Area 1.555m2 (1051 of implementation of the building + 504 of backyards);

  • 2 dwelling houses connected to each other with 10 rooms each, in the main house;

  • Chapel with several ceremonies held;

  • 2 courtyards, one of them on sidewalk and the other with fruit trees and well;

  • Terrace on top floor;

  • Tower greenhouse on the top floor;

  • Garage for 4 cars;

  • Wood oven attached in the courtyard with fruit trees;

  • Workshop with bar / wine cellar;

  • Wine cellar;

  • Stables;

  • 4 Shops with exterior door to the Town Square (2 leased);

  • 1 Restaurant with capacity of 40 seats (rented);

  • House with exterior door to Visconde da Luz Street;

  • 2 House of housing with exterior door to Visconde Luz Street (needs works);

  • 3 Shops with door to Visconde Luz Street;

  • Divisions with right foot between 3 and 6 meters;

  • Historic ceilings, worked in plaster, in good condition.




Living1555 m²

Portalegre, Monforte

Construction year1700
Energy efficiency ratingNo data
Environmental (CO₂) impact ratingNo data