Photographer's Note

Peratallada, is a small Spanish people belonging to the municipality of Forallac, Under Ampurdn.
It was declared a Historical - artistic Set for being one of the more important nuclei of medieval and better architecture preserved of Catalonia.

The place name of Peratallada seems to answer to the pits of the fortification that the people surrounds, of stone carved, excavated in the natural sandy rock.

The people has been declared in the Historical - artistic Joint 1975 by his monumentalidad, and be one of the more important nuclei of medieval and better architecture preserved of Catalonia.

It is a monumental set, where he emphasizes the Castle of Peratallada and the Tower of them Hores (public clock).

It is surrounded with walls to a great degree carved and placed on alive stone.

CHURCH OF SANT ESTEVE

Out of the walled enclosure of Peratallada one finds the church of Sant Esteve of Romanesque style, documented to the beginning of the XIIIth century, part was constructed in advance, surely at the end of the XIIth century.
It is a construction of two ships headed by two semicircular smooth apses, and with only one window. The belfry of bedpan.

A WS with a more nearby plane.

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