• Denomination: Agios Georgios Exorinos

  • District: Famagusta

  • Town/Village: Famagusta/Within the Walls

  • Category: Church

  • Religion: Christian

  • A.Monument: Yes

  • Ref#: 35

Description (Typology, Period, Actual Use)

Built in the 14th Century by two Nestorian bros (Lachas) originally single nave of three bays with apse & ribbed vault roof. This has been replaced with a wooden roof. Later side aisles were added to the south & north facades. Belfry to the west probably a later addition. Church now used by Eastern Meditteranean University as concert hall.

General Conditions

Structure: Good

Facade: Good

Roof: Good

Interior: Good

Decoration: Good

Mass: Preserved

Humidity: Existing Mark

Comments: Humidity: Existing Mark some rising damp

Building Materials

Technical Details/Materials Used

Walls: Ashlar Masonry

Roof: Unknown (Not Visible)

Floors: Wood Beams/Stone

Doors: Wood

Windows: Unknown (Not Visible)

Interior

Icons: Yes

Hagiography: No

Michrap: No

Small Signs: Yes

Architect Plans

Architect Plans: No

Cadastral Elements: Not Available

Proposed Protection Measures

Need conservation work humidity treatment & general maintenance