• Denomination: Panagia

  • District: Famagusta

  • Town/Village: Gypsou

  • Category: Church

  • Religion: Christian

  • A.Monument: No

  • Ref#: 3

Description (Typology, Period, Actual Use)

One aisled barrel-vaulted church. It has an apse and a bell tower. Period: Church 1890, bell tower 1970. Actual Use: Abandoned and empty.

General Conditions

Structure: Fair

Facade: Fair

Roof: Fair

Interior: Fair

Decoration: Fair

Mass: Preserved

Humidity: Dangerous

Comments: The building is in very bad condition.

Building Materials

Technical Details/Materials Used

Walls: Stonework and gypsum plaster

Roof: Stonework and brick roof tiles. Bell Tower:concrete

Floors: Prefabricated mosaic tiles

Doors: Unframed,l edged and battened

Windows: Framed,l edged and battened with iron bars on the outside(some panels destroyed)


Icons: No

Hagiography: No

Michrap: No

Small Signs: Yes

Architect Plans

Architect Plans: No

Cadastral Elements: Gypsou Village Plan

Proposed Protection Measures

Walls need to be repaired, and moisture proofing measures needs to be implemented.