• Denomination: Profitis Ilias

  • District: Famagusta

  • Town/Village: Stylloi

  • Category: Church

  • Religion: Christian

  • A.Monument: No

  • Ref#: 543

Description (Typology, Period, Actual Use)

It is a big crusiform church with long central aisle. It was built in the beginning of the 20th century  The wooden iconostassis is dated 1892. On the doors, however, the date indicated is 1921. It seems that the church was repaired later on as an inscription inside the building refers to 1953. It has been abandoned since 1974.

General Conditions

Structure: Very Good

Facade: Very Good

Roof: Very Good

Interior: Fair

Decoration: Unknown (Not Visible)

Mass: Preserved

Humidity: Existing Mark

Comments: Decoration on some places. There are humidity marck on the roof. The wooden iconostassis seems to be older than the church. The inside upper gallery floor is made of concrete.

Building Materials

Technical Details/Materials Used

Walls: Stone

Roof: Ceramic Tiles

Floors: Covered with mosaic tiles

Doors: Wooden

Windows: Wooden with iron grill


Icons: No

Hagiography: No

Michrap: Not Available

Small Signs: Yes

Architect Plans

Architect Plans: No

Cadastral Elements: Not Available

Proposed Protection Measures

Protection measures from humidity is needed  The wooden doors and windows need to be repaired.