• Denomination: Panagia Faneromeni

  • District: Famagusta

  • Town/Village: Gastria/Karpasia

  • Category: Church

  • Religion: Christian

  • A.Monument: No

  • Ref#: 262

Description (Typology, Period, Actual Use)

This is a large crossvaulted church (8,25m x 21,5m). Finished in 1905. Not in use. There is a crack from the eastern niche throughout the roof. There is vegetation growing on the roof, the roots of which have grown through the wall to the interior. Slight destruction of the belltower. Small destruction on the wall on the right of the (icon)screen.

General Conditions

Structure: Good

Facade: Good

Roof: Fair

Interior: Good

Decoration: Good

Mass: Preserved

Humidity: Existing Mark


Building Materials

Technical Details/Materials Used

Walls: Stone

Roof: Stone covered with roof tiles.

Floors: Tiles. A part is removed.

Doors: Wooden

Windows: No Windows. Only the iron bars.


Icons: No

Hagiography: No

Michrap: No

Small Signs: No

Architect Plans

Architect Plans: No

Cadastral Elements: Not Available

Proposed Protection Measures

The vegetation on the roof must be removed, as the roots past through the walls to the interior. The cracks on the walls and the roof must be repaired. The belltower and the hole on the southern wall must be repaired. This will protect also from humidity.