• Denomination: Agia Paraskevi

  • District: Famagusta

  • Town/Village: Agkastina

  • Category: Church

  • Religion: Christian

  • A.Monument: No

  • Ref#: 531

Description (Typology, Period, Actual Use)

This large cross-vaulted church was built at the end of the 19th century.  To its south, a concrete arched gallery was added, dated 1954. An iron portico is added on the western facade.  Now it is used as a mosque.

General Conditions

Structure: Good

Facade: Good

Roof: Good

Interior: Good

Decoration: Unknown (Not Visible)

Mass: Preserved

Humidity: Existing Mark

Comments: Inside was not accessible. Humidity was detected on the walls.

Building Materials

Technical Details/Materials Used

Walls: Stone

Roof: Stone covered with ceramic tiles.

Floors: Covered with mosaic tiles

Doors: Wooden

Windows: Wooden with iron bars protection.

Interior

Icons: No

Hagiography: No

Michrap: Not Available

Small Signs: Not Available

Architect Plans

Architect Plans: No

Cadastral Elements: Not Available

Proposed Protection Measures

It is not well protected. Measures must be taken for humidity.