Cresting Molinera

Cresting the milling path composed of three moli us and the miller's house. Grindings are made the old fashioned way. To visit the mills and the miller's house you have to ask permission in the city of Los Yébenes.

Guadalerzas castle (Private)

Strategic military fortress, located on the road from Toledo to Cordoba, was delivered by King AJfonso VI to the Order of San Juan and later that of Calatrava.
Its construction is the S. XII by Calatrava with the function of serving as a hospital to attend to the numerous injured battle. After the defeat of AJarcos (1195) falls in Muslim hands until recovery after the successful Christian Navas de Tolosa (1212). Change of character, serving as troop accommodation and traveling merchants from Toledo to Córdoba.En the thirteenth century, numerous disputes over ownership, sanjuanistas, Calatrava and Ax zobispado of Toledo, are resolved in favor of Calatrava. In 1865, the castle with all its lands were expropriated and divided into lots. Forta Leza was acquired by Matías Nieto Serrano

Ermita El Cristo

Ermita made of masonry and brick courses. Na presents or cover the foot of the temple, under carpanel brick arch and espadafia of an eye and hip roof. Should highlight their coffered

Church of Santa Maria

Church (cléctica Mudejar. Outside has a base of granite ashlar, with the brickwork and masonry. Two covers give access such tempo, south on stands, presents arch brick and on it a pilastered niche topped with a triangular pediment, the West a false facade composed of a frieze of small pilasters tour with leather upper and semicircular niche cotiene pediment. It has a square tower with a high belfry brick, consisting of four holes or windows and two bells in them. Lack third that led to the igualque those of San Juan, during the Civil War. The interior shows a Latin cross in which stands or na cruise dome that tops with flashlight. A ship, divided into three sections by pilasters that make up an order of Corinthian inspiration, along rum decorated frieze and cornice. The Chapel has a first rectangular space covered by Canon, and the semicircular headboard, occupied by the altarpiece by Diego Martinez Arce, placing him polychrome figures, imagery seventeenth century. Stylistically, the interior of the church is baroque.

The art collection located in the sacristy dating from the sixteenth century until the eighteenth century, responding to artistic movements of the time: Renaissance, Baroque and Rococo. Cmdros the highlights are The Marriage of the Virgin, anonymous, attributed to the circle of Rubens, seventeenth century Flemish Baroque movement. Eucharistic ship, deAlejandro Loarte, Baroque (1624).

santa maria

Church of San Juan

This temple was built in the early seventeenth century. In the footboard there is a bow by Tada CamPanel resurgent ball decorated with Gothic style. AJ north and south if you are an two symmetrical covers. The first, Doric, neoclassical style, the second padded with ashlar arch and triangular pediment by a forward who has a shield, 1595. In the nave there are brick buttresses and one of stone j nto the headboard . The bell tower is mudéj ar S. XVI, stuck in the footboard whose top two bodies are brick. Inside, we appreciate lical plant basi divided into sections by pilasters cu atrophy. Cover, barrel vault with side windows. The wall is supported by Doric pilasters supporting a frieze run. The presbytery is passed through a triumphal arch resting on a stone column order Jóni co. It is covered by u na vault forming a floral design whose center comprises a cross of the Order of San Juan. The Chapel opens like a three-sided niche covered by the altarpiece by such a triumphal arc. It must be decorated with frescoes, as preserved remains are appreciated

Ermita de San Blas

This is one of the chapels Antique as the resort, it is located on top of a hill and is built in masonry and brick lines, with base in parts of cement and other liming.

Hermita de La Soledad

Under the patronage of Our Lady. From this chapel Soledad hospital picking up poor and sick was erected. The Toledo factory façade rig with cement base and access po Tada is semicircular with alfiz, he finished off with a belfry ladri ment. The interior consists of u na single nave covered by a barrel vault with lunettes. You reach the main chapel by a triumphal arch, closed by wooden fence and covered with semicircular dome

Ermita de la Concepción

Like loneliness, Toledo rig façade with brick corners, plaster base and espadafia of an eye. The cover is of arch-covered atrium and three waters. Inside, it consists of a ship covered by a false ceiling. The triumphal arch is semicircular, broken housing and partly enclosed by an iron gate. The rectangular presbytery is covered by a vault in drag.

Palacio de la Encomienda

We also noticed this place, now private, where Carlos III was staying when he came to hunt the Montes de Toledo.

Data of interest of Los Yébenes

Holidays at Los Yébenes

  • San Blas (Romería): 3 February
  • Carnavales: Variable
  • Jornadas Gastronómicas
  • Abril Cultural
  • Virgen de Finibusterre: 10-14 September

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