Colegio de Niñas Nobles - Granada, ES
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas
N 37° 10.598 W 003° 35.986
30S E 446758 N 4114635
Quick Description: The Colegio de Niñas Nobles is BIC since 1922.
Location: Andalucía, Spain
Date Posted: 12/20/2020 10:07:45 AM
Waymark Code: WM13HQX
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine
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Long Description:
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Colegio de Niñas Nobles


"Modern Age: 1500-1599 / Contamporary Age:1850-1875
Styles: Gothic, Plateresque, Mudejar, Renaissance
Architect: Juan de Marquina.


The most important feature of this building is its front, carved by Juan de Marquina, with a balcony full of Plateresque decoration, surrounded by small columns. The balcony is crowned by a window ledge with the coat of arms of the former owner of the house. The building is organized around a patio with galleries of two orders of capped columns in three of its sides. In its interior, its Mudejar roofs are very important, specially the one in the main room. The whole building was renovated and enlarged according to a project by the architect Giménez Arévalo at the end of the 19th century. "

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Group that erected the marker: City of Granada

URL of a web site with more information about the history mentioned on the sign: [Web Link]

Address of where the marker is located. Approximate if necessary:
Calle Cárcel Baja
Granada, Andalucía ES


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