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Strong irregularly shaped, compound, with amber walls, with medieval characteristics, with high, vertical walls, with open wide parallelepipedic battlements, with terraces with staggered planes, with corridor with empty spaces (kennels?); The watchfulness is a fortification of the time of the Restoration, abaluartada in redentes. The classicist characteristics appear in the rusticated gate, in the interior, where the articulation of the elevations with classicizantes arches of modinatura in rebound organize a divided space, in gallery, with cover in vault of cradle, distributed by parallel friezes. The battery is a military construction according to modernist concepts, which emphasizes the use of cast iron in various parts, or iron in combination with reinforced concrete.