El' episcopal palace of Begíjar ( Province of Jaén, Spain) is a constructed Renaissance building in century XVI, declared like good of cultural interest in 1985, that was one of the main residences of the Bishops of the Diocese of Jaén in the province.
Its plant has form of L and of his regular rubblework facade it emphasizes his hopeless adintelada cover with the heraldic shield of Bishop Fray Benito Marin.
It conserves completely his initial ones draws up and dependancies, as well as spectacular vaulted bars where the prelates kept the wine and the oil.
Of its drawn up intact conserve the medieval orchard, which continuous with its primitive system of irrigation, the pond and " minao" it provides that it and that emanates from the foundations of the palace.
In the book " In search of the Unicornio" of Slavic the Jienenense writer Juan Gallant, becomes reference to this precious Palace and the strong umbilical cord united that it with the Bishops of Jaén.
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