• Denomination: Panagia Kanakaria

  • District: Famagusta

  • Town/Village: Lythragkomi

  • Category: Monastery

  • Religion: Christian

  • A.Monument: Yes

  • Ref#: 251

Description (Typology, Period, Actual Use)

The church and two other buildings, one of which is ruins are situated in the grounds of the monastery. The church dates back to the 5th or 6th Century. It is a cruciform church with dome and entrance with portico. It is a paraclise and a narthex.

General Conditions

Structure: Very Good

Facade: Very Good

Roof: Very Good

Interior: Very Good

Decoration: Very Good

Mass: Preserved

Humidity: Non Existing

Comments: The church is in very good condition. It was locked and we didnít enter.

Building Materials

Technical Details/Materials Used

Walls: Stone

Roof: Stone. Covered with two kind of Tiles


Doors: Wooden

Windows: Wooden


Icons: Not Available

Hagiography: Yes

Michrap: No

Small Signs: Yes

Architect Plans

Architect Plans: Yes

Cadastral Elements: Not Available

Proposed Protection Measures

Possibility to rebuild and repair the other buildings.