Casa Llagostera


The Modernista Casa Llagostera is one of several works in town by the architect Víctor Beltrí. At time of writing the facade was covered while the interior, under which they've found remains of the Roman port, was being remodelled.

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1. Gran Hotel

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2. Casa Cervantes

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3. Barrio del Foro Romano

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