• Denomination: Timios Prodromos

  • District: Famagusta

  • Town/Village: Gypsou

  • Category: Church

  • Religion: Christian

  • A.Monument: No

  • Ref#: 1

Description (Typology, Period, Actual Use)

Church with one aisle with covered arcade on one long side and a bell tower. Period: 18th century. Actual use: Abandoned, empty, not in use.

General Conditions

Structure: Fair

Facade: Fair

Roof: Fair

Interior: Fair

Decoration: Fair

Mass: Preserved

Humidity: Dangerous

Comments: The iconostassis is present but without icons . The building should be declared as a monument.

Building Materials

Technical Details/Materials Used

Walls: Stonework and gypsum plaster.

Roof: Stone and mortar.

Floors: Stone and mortar

Doors: Unframed, battened with fan-light on two doors.

Windows: Wooden frames,glazing missing, iron bars.


Icons: No

Hagiography: No

Michrap: No

Small Signs: Yes

Architect Plans

Architect Plans: No

Cadastral Elements: Gypsou Village Plan

Proposed Protection Measures

Wall repairs and moisture proofing measures are needed.