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Monasterio de la Encarnación

St Teresa of Ávila entered this Carmelite convent, just outside the walls of the city of her birth, in 1535. She lived here almost 30 years. This south elevation shows the church on the right, and part of the convent on the left.

Photo Lawrence OP.