Old Houses

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  • Riego de Dios Ancestral House – Another old structure reminiscent of the houses during the Spanish period, this house belongs to the illustrious Riego de Dios clan of Maragondon, famous members of which were Emiliano Riego de Dios and Mariano Riego de Dios to name a few. The house although privately occupied offers a glimpse of the family’s rich history and tradition. A marker in recognition of Emiliano Riego de Dios can be seen outside the house. Location: Poblacion 2B, Maragondon, Cavite.



  • Don Vicente Somoza House A wealthy Chinese mestizo who also assisted the Revolutionary government of President Emilio F. Aguinaldo, Don Vicente Somoza is a son of Maragondon. His two-story house located across the town plaza and adjacent to the Nuestra Señora de la Asuncion Church is privately owned. This is one of the few remaining old structures within the town. In history Somoza is better known as one of the founders of the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and representative of Mati ( Davao ) in the Malolos Congress. Location: Poblacion 1A, Maragondon, Cavite.
  • Biangge House – An old Spanish period house said to be used by the Katipuneros as their meeting place during the Revolution. The structure is in bad condition. Privately owned. Location: Barangay Caingen, Maragondon, Cavite. 









Punzalan House – A two- storey American colonial house. Splendid details. Privately owned. Location: Poblacion 2B, Maragondon, Cavite.







Dolorfino House – - A two storey old house with authentic pieces of family heirlooms. In good condition. Privately owned. Location: Caingen, Maragondon, Cavite.