• Denomination: Church of St.Anne

  • District: Famagusta

  • Town/Village: Famagusta/Within the Walls

  • Category: Church

  • Religion: Christian

  • A.Monument: Yes

  • Ref#: 31

Description (Typology, Period, Actual Use)

Built in the 14th Century, probably as part of a monastery. Single nave of two bays. Vaulted roof supported on rib vaults. The walls are supported by exterior buttresses between which are placed tall windows. The apse is polygonal with buttresses. Originally the facade supported a belfry. Not in use as it is within a military compound.

General Conditions

Structure: Good

Facade: Good

Roof: Good

Interior: Good

Decoration: Unknown (Not Visible)

Mass: Preserved

Humidity: Existing Mark

Comments: Humidity: Existing Mark on floors

Building Materials

Technical Details/Materials Used

Walls: Ashlar Masonry (SandStone)

Roof: Unknown (Not Visible)

Floors: Ashlar Masonry

Doors: Wood

Windows: Wood


Icons: No

Hagiography: Yes

Michrap: No

Small Signs: No

Architect Plans

Architect Plans: No

Cadastral Elements: Not Available

Proposed Protection Measures

Continuing maintenance & monitoring of humidity particularly in interior of church.