La Caixa (Foment Agricola)

facade of the Foment Agricola building in llucmajor mallorca with modernism architecture and neo-gothic attributes
About

Foment Agricola is a stunning example of Modernism and Gothic Revival

Built in 1908, this was initially the headquarters of the public agricultural promotion agency, Foment Agricola.

Today it is owned by the savings bank institution, La Caixa.

This Modernist style building with Neo-Gothic attributes (Gothic Revival) was created by Miquel Salva Llompart (1855-1918), a local architect of Llucmajor whom was popularly known as “es Capella Canaves”, or “Chaplain Canaves”.

In the center of the building facade, you can see the relief of Llucmajor’s coat of arms, as well as the year of construction.

facade of Foment Agricola building in llucmajor mallorca with neo-gothic architecture
Main facade of the Foment Agricola building with the Neo-Gothic architecture and coat of arms of Llucmajor in the center

You will find the beautiful building at Plaça Espanya, 46.

Where

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Llucmajor

Llucmajor is an area that offers a bit of everything for everyone, there beach areas, beautiful coves, stunning architecture, challenging golf courses, historical landmarks and many annual fairs and festivities to indulge in. Every Wednesday and Sunday, there is a great market in Llucmajor where you can sample typical Mallorcan delicacies and bargain good prices on all kinds of goods like leather products, cloths, accessories, crafts etc. Llucmajor is a great destination for sports holidays or active vacations, or relaxing in one of the many charming finca hotels.

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