Casa do Penedo, Portugal

Casa do Penedo is an amazing stone house is located in the Fafe mountains of northern Portugal (about 10 kilometers northeast of Fafe’s city center ). A Casa do Penedo, or “the House of Stone” which was built between four gigantic boulders.
Apart from the doors, windows and roof, Casa do Penedo is entirely made out of stone. the house blends completely into the surrounding area.
A Casa do Penedo was built in 1974 as a rural retreat, nowadays owned by Vitor Rodrigues, which is not really sure what to do with the increasing amount of tourists visiting and surrounding the house on daily basis.

For more information visit Wikipedia – Casa do Penedo (*a Wiki in Portuguese)

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Casa do Penedo, Portugal

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