• Denomination: Agios Georgios

  • District: Famagusta

  • Town/Village: Prastio

  • Category: Church

  • Religion: Christian

  • A.Monument: No

  • Ref#: 546

Description (Typology, Period, Actual Use)

It is a big crossvaulted church with arched galleries on the south and north side. There are modern gothic elements on the eastern facade. On the entrance door there is reference to 1823 and on the window to 1867. Now it is used s a mosque.

General Conditions

Structure: Good

Facade: Good

Roof: Good

Interior: Unknown (Not Visible)

Decoration: Unknown (Not Visible)

Mass: Preserved

Humidity: Existing Mark

Comments:

Interior-Decoration: Inside of the building was not accessible during the time of the visit.


There are humidity marks on the northern and western facades. Over the western entrance door there is an Ottoman inscription.

Building Materials

Technical Details/Materials Used

Walls: Stone

Roof: Stone covered with ceramic tiles.

Floors: Unknown (Not Visible)

Doors: Wooden?

Windows: Wooden with iron grills.

Interior

Icons: No

Hagiography: No

Michrap: Not Available

Small Signs: Not Available

Architect Plans

Architect Plans: No

Cadastral Elements: Not Available

Proposed Protection Measures

Cracks were observed on the western facade and roof. As it is in use as a mosque it has some protection but additional protection mesures must be taken againts the humidity.