Chucena Hermitage of the Divine Shepherdess
Chucena Hermitage of the Divine Shepherdess – Temple of Alcala de la Alameda
Sometimes the value fo buildings is much higher because of their history. This beautiful and singular Temple of Alcala de la Alameda also called Hermitage of the Divine Shepherdess has an overcoming history.
The Hermitage of the Divine Shepherdess (Ermita de la Divina Pastora) is located about 1 km from the town center of the Andalusian town of Chucena, in the road goig down to Hinojos, in the province of Huelva.
The current building was built on the ruins of earlier in 1773 by the master builder of the Archbishop of Seville D. Ambrosio de Figueroa, but would be evicted and left in 1858 suffering from Alcalá population.