Monastic Church of Agio Nikolaos tis Stegis
Name: Monastic Church of Agio Nikolaos tis Stegis
Place: Kakopetria, Troodos Mountains, Cyprus
View: Small rural monastic church, domed cross-in-square plan, with steeply pitched second roof for protective purposes. View of the east and south facades, with half-domed apsidal chapel at east. UNESCO World Heritage Site, 1985.
Date: Begun 11th century, during Byzantine Empire annexation.
Architects: The Monastic Church of Agio Nikolaos tis Stegis was probably built by local builders and designers.
Style or Period: Byzantine rural architectural style
Catalogue No.: ZC1896
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