Colleluce Castle

A Castle full of Sun

Colleluce Castle

Some historical studies linking the name of the castle Colleluce to the word Lucus, which in Latin means sacred wood, or the name Lucius, a Roman patrician owner of a land located in the area, or even to Colocci name of an illustrious family of Jesi with properties in site.

At the end of the eleventh century the many religious structures,  spread throughout the surrounding Marche countryside, were also major centers of economic interest and power centers  For this reason often came into conflict with the feudal lords and the local bishops, with tales of deceit and betrayal. (more…)

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