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Castel di Ieri, Province of L'Aquila, Abruzzo, Italy

Province of L'Aquila, Abruzzo region Located on a small hill dominated by a massive, 15th-century square sighting tower of, has typical medieval houses, and an interesting church of the Assumption (1500) with a beautiful Renaissance portal.
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Altitude: 519 m a.s.l -- Distance from L'Aquila: 45 km -- Population: ca. 500 inhabitants -- Zip code: 67020 -- Phone Area Code: 0864 -- How to reach it:
- trains: station at Molina Aterno
- road: Subequana n°261
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Not far away were found relics of pre-Roman times. Called "Catrum Hilare", "Perio Castle" and also "Iesio Castle", was a fief of the Barberini family; until the middle of the twentieth century it was part of the commune of Goriano Sicoli.

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  • Church of Santa Maria Assunta

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    7 August Feast of St. Donato
    21 giugno Fair 2 - 3 settembre Fair

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