CASA DA PLAZA FEIXOO

Civil
185
On the Way of St. James

Location

Praza de Feixóo 1

15704  Santiago de Compostela - A Coruña

Coordinates:
42º 52' 47.9" N - 8º 32' 31.9" W

Description

Fine example of "pazo urbano (urban mansion)" built in 1707 by the architect Domingo de Andrade, commissioned by the canon Juan Antonio Somoza. Granite ashlar walls. Slate roofs. facade on three floors with a large doorway framed by two large Doric pilasters with architraves. This leads into a vestibule with a large staircase, with a balustrade and free-standing Doric columns on the four corners of its flight of steps. On its walls, the characteristic decoration of Domingo de Andrade´s work is predominant: garlands of fruit.

Access

Accesos: Town area. Old quarter.

The Ways of St. James

Portiguese Route
The English Camino
The Fistera-Muxía Camino
The French Camino
The Northern Camino
The Primitive Camino
The Route of the Sea of Arousa and River Ulla
The Winter Camino
Vía de la Plata
Cultural heritage Civil "Pazo" (Country House)
Arriba