• Denomination: Agia Varvara

  • District: Famagusta

  • Town/Village: Akanthou

  • Category: Chapel

  • Religion: Christian

  • A.Monument: No

  • Ref#: 380

Description (Typology, Period, Actual Use)

This is a one aisled barrel-vaulted church with polygonal apse. Ruins of cemetery & iconostassis made from stone can be found around the church.

General Conditions

Structure: Good

Facade: Good

Roof: Very Good

Interior: Fair

Decoration: Unknown (Not Visible)

Mass: Preserved

Humidity: Non Existing


Building Materials

Technical Details/Materials Used

Walls: Stone.

Roof: Unknown (Not Visible)

Floors: Marble.

Doors: none, wooden frames exist.

Windows: none, wooden frames exist.


Icons: No

Hagiography: No

Michrap: Not Available

Small Signs: Not Available

Architect Plans

Architect Plans: No

Cadastral Elements: XIV.5.W 1:2500 Plot 132

Proposed Protection Measures

Iconostasi exist without icons.