• Denomination: Monastery Avgasidas

  • District: Famagusta

  • Town/Village: Milia

  • Category: Monastery

  • Religion: Christian

  • A.Monument: Yes

  • Ref#: 7

Description (Typology, Period, Actual Use)

This monastery is called Panagia Avgasida, and consists of one ruined temple and two living quarters. Its period is unknowns, but first mention of the monastery referst to the 15th century.  Actual Use: hay storage, and cattle, sheepfold.

General Conditions

Structure: Fair

Facade: Fair

Roof: Fair

Interior: Ruin

Decoration: Ruin

Mass: Decayed

Humidity: Dangerous


Building Materials

Technical Details/Materials Used

Walls: StoneWork

Roof: Roof timber and brick roof tiles

Floors: clay

Doors: Framed, ledged & battened

Windows: Framed, wooden battened


Icons: No

Hagiography: No

Michrap: No

Small Signs: No

Architect Plans

Architect Plans: No

Cadastral Elements: Small scale map

Proposed Protection Measures