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Casa de Penedo, Fafe

Lameirinha, Fafe, Portugal
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Original architecture

Casa de pinedo Fafe northern portugal is a truly original piece of architectural ingenuity, allow... read more

Reviewed 2 December 2017
chickandbeast
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Durham, Canada
Private property

As other people has written there is a fence around the whole property meaning you can't come close... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Ulse U
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
2 Dec 2017
“Original architecture”
11 Jul 2017
“Private property”
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Lameirinha, Fafe, Portugal
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Reviewed 2 December 2017

Casa de pinedo Fafe northern portugal is a truly original piece of architectural ingenuity, allow the owners their privacy. It should ne featured on unusual homes ofmthe world.

1  Thank chickandbeast
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

As other people has written there is a fence around the whole property meaning you can't come close to the house, which was a big lead down. But the Casa is located on top of a hill/mountain, so at least there is a nice view...More

2  Thank Ulse U
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Reviewed 27 July 2016

Interesting building because of it originality! Nothing compare to it in the world. A shame that it is closed.

1  Thank LuisFafe_Portugal
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Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Dont't go there. 1: It is hard to find. 2: they built a fence around the house and marked the land as private. so you can only look at it from a distance of about 100 meters, thus not worth it.

1  Thank Yves T
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Reviewed 9 July 2016

The Casa de Penedo (literally 'rock house') is quite extraordinary, a tiny but lived-in house built between large boulders, with the boulders forming part of the structure. It is located close to the top of a treeless hill in a particularly windswept and cold-looking spot,...More

4  Thank JElliot32
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Reviewed 30 September 2015

Made out of enormous stone placed naturally there, someone just build a house in a location with an extremely beuatifull landscapes. Not open to the public, but can be visited in the outside.

Thank matrixamp
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Reviewed 8 September 2015

Constructed on top of a mountain in the middle of four rock is surely one of the strangest houses in the world, take warm clothing because the area is very cold and windy

Thank Be_My_Guest_in_Porto
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