Located only 30 minutes away from Lisbon’s city centre, this remarkable property is on the doorsteps of Arrábida’s National Park and amidst a fantastic Nature atmosphere. Besides being one of Portugal’s most outstanding historical properties, part of the Compendium “Noble Houses of Portugal”, it stands on 14 hectares of land where a 900sqm lake can be found, with a temple shaped pavilion in its center and 12 columns supporting the dome of the pavilion. The Palace itself was built on the 16th century and is famous for its tile walls (2.8m x 1.85m) made in 1570 in the atelier of Urbino, and presumably the most famous set of the style istoriato Truly unique artistical pieces of rare beauty, they illustrate scenes from Virgilio’s Eneida: the escape of Eneias and the fire of Troy; the death of Dido and the construction of Cartagus, amongst others, probably based on frescos by Rafael and details by Mantegna and Boticelli One of a kind property for true lovers of Nature and Connoisseurs of Art.
Portugal is a country best appreciated slowly, like a sip of its vintage port wine. A founding member of the European Union and euro zone, Portugal has transitioned from an economy based on traditional industries to one based on technology. Leading international companies are investing here. Read more about luxury homes in Portugal