House for sale, Portalegre, in Alcáçova, Portugal


Alcáçova, Portalegre

Farmhouse • 9 room(s) • 8 Bed. • 1060 m² • Ref: 16850164-PROP-025805

T8+2 palace built in the 16th century in the historic center of Elvas, in Largo de Santa Clara, one of the most typical places in Elvas. Near the Cathedral, Church of Our Lady of Consolation.

This property with 1060 m2 of gross private area, 530 m2 of outdoor area and inserted in a plot of land of 924 m2, consists of three floors with the following distribution:

The ground floor has a main entrance, an office, stables, barn and patio.

The first floor features two living rooms with fireplace, a dining house, four bedrooms, two bathrooms and a kitchen.

The second and final floor has four bedrooms, two bathrooms and a smokehouse.


- Terraces
- View over the city of Elvas
- Stables
- Barn
- Patio
- Fireplace
- Smokehouse

The Palace belonging to the Pimentel Mosque, built in the 19th century. XVI, by Louis de Mesquita Pimentel, noble knight of the city of Elvas who enveled Philip II of Spain in 1580.
Of great prominence is the great section of the first Islamic fence that runs the mansion, contruído in the century. IX, including the ancient Temple Gate of the same wall, with its original horseshoe arch and elbow entrance, door discovered in the sec. XIX by the owner of then, Dr. Francisco de Paula Santa Clara, insigne historian, typographer and intellectual elvense.

Portugal was voted "Best Destination in Europe" at the World Travel Awards 2020. The award of the award, for the fourth consecutive year, is not surprising if we think about the more than 880 years of history, the 943km of coastline and the average of 300 days of sunshine per year. Not to mention the beaches, among the most beautiful in the world, in gastronomy and, of course, in wines!

The country with the oldest borders in Europe ranks third on the list of the safest in the world and the first in the European Union. As for the passport Portuguese is the most powerful room on the old continent.

As far as innovation is about innovation, Europe's westernmost territory is at the forefront, the result of a specialised technology hub and skilled workers, who have given Portugal second place in the European classification.

The ties with the past, the historical influence over the centuries on the various continents, have made Portugal a destination rich in art and culture.





Living1060 m²
Land924 m²



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