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BU Number BU0087
POSI Number TP253
Intensive Survey Zone Karkotis
Village Korakou
Related BUs
Easting 489387.00
Northing 3878721.00
Source 1:50,000
Sheet Map Cadastral XXVIII-52
BU Summary Church, Korakou. Stone structure of rectangular plan, with timber and tile roof and timber eaves. Inside, some plaster on walls supported by wooden beams. Rusty belltower.
Location To the North of Korakou - on elevated hill to the East
Vegetation Olive trees
Access Main road to Panagia Eleousa square - turn left, take dirt road and chapel is on right
Associated Land Stone wall level with ground
Pottery Some
Tile Abundant
Chipped Stone None
Ground Stone None
Slag None
Length (m) 12.00
Width (m) 5.00
Height (m) 5.00
Levels Single
Habitable Yes
Occupied Yes
Foundation n/a
Walls Stone, pottery, tile
Interior Plaster n/a
Exterior Plaster Yes
Openings 5
Ceiling n/a
Floors n/a
Roofs Timber, tile
Eaves Timber
Building Type Church
Structure Type Stone
Current Use Chapel
Past Use Chapel
Structure Name Ayia Varvara
Special Features Right of main door - mill stone. Cartridges around chapel
Moderations/Alterations n/a
Description Rectangular plan. Apse similar to that of Timiou Stavrou at Tembria - flat wall, exposed space between roof and apse. Beams in midsection of walls for support, some with concrete. 2 windows are rectangular slits. Walls have been plastered and in some places whitewashed but mostly cracked and peeling. Doors are fairly level with the walls - wooden frames around them with undercoat. To right of main door is a large mill stone, possibly made of limestone (?). Also, at lower section of main door, there is a protruding stone on either side. Rusty bell tower supported by concrete.
Ownership Greek Cypriot
Period 1100 No
Period 1601 No
Period 1701 No
Period 1801 No
Period 1851 No
Period 1901 No
Period 1951 No
Recorded By EAS
Recorded Date 23/7/2001 00:00:00
Entered By EAS
Entered Date 28/7/2001 00:00:00