San Miguel de Allende - mike-watson-photography
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Half stairs landing leading from grand entrance in quadrangle to first floor reception balcony

Built in 1774 the now beautifully decaying ruin of the former hacienda Jaral de Berrio was Mexico’s largest hacienda. As was the style in 19th century Francophile obsessed society, the main building was lavishly furnished. Walls were hand frescoed or hung with imported French wallpaper.

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