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Huermur denounces the fall of rubble from the building of the Nine Floors (17/10/2020)

The conservationist entity already denounced on April 21, 2016 before the Ministry of Culture the status of the protected cover of the disappeared Colegio de la Anunciata, but has not received notification of actions from the General Directorate of Cultural Assets.Huermur has requested information on the actions carried out in recent years by the Ministry of Culture and by the Department of Urbanism of the Murcia City Council, in reference to the protected 18th century facade located in the Nine Floors.Huermur criticizes that "the administrations are passing the heritage ball in poor condition to end up doing nothing, until it collapses before their passivity", after the collapses that occurred last night in this monument.The Association for the Conservation of the Huerta and the Heritage of Murcia (Huermur) has requested in writing to the General Directorate of Cultural Assets of the Ministry of Culture explanations about the status of processing and the lack of resolution of the complaint filed by the evil state of the façade of the old Colegio de la Anunciata, the presence of distorting elements, cables and various anchors that damaged the monument.He has also addressed the Urban Planning Department of the Murcia City Council to request information on the collapse that occurred today, and on what actions the council has taken and intends to take to protect and recover this emblematic facade, as well as for the removal of all the elements distorting.The conservation entity registered on April 21, 2016 in the OCAG of the Autonomous Community an administrative complaint for these events, but has not received any notification from the Ministry of Culture aimed at taking effective actions for the protection and conservation of this cultural asset .Huermur has criticized that "4 years later, the administrations only pass the 'hot potato' of the poor conservation of protected elements of the historic center of Murcia, and the increasing presence of cables and inadequate anchor drills, without doing anything, until the cultural heritage collapses ".For all these reasons, Huermur requires both administrations to explain the state of processing of the existing files and those that are opened after today's damages, the actions carried out to date, and what actions they plan to take once part of the file has collapsed.

the protected facade.An element collected in the PECHA with the highest level of protectionThe façade and cloister of the Colegio de la Anunciata is a protected element in the Special Plan for the Historic-Artistic Complex of Murcia (PECHAM), with "degree of conservation 1", the maximum that this plan has.The 18th century construction, integrated into the building known as "Los Nueve Pisos", is a singular element of urban cultural heritage, which has undergone various uses, such as the school itself, also the Royal Piedmont Silk Factory, and then the base of what is known as the first "skyscraper" of Murcia, which inside its basement integrates the school cloister, while opposite San Miguel and San Esteban it preserves the façade of the school and the factory.The construction protection file itself states that "It will tend to restore its original conditions, not admitting new design contributions in the process." However, in recent years various advertising signs have been placed, cables and inadequate elements have been anchored, and the restitution mandated by the PECHA has not been made.


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