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1212 years old

Very fortunate to visit this 1212 year old church when visiting friends in nearby Darvoy, who also... read more

Reviewed 27 May 2018
Albywon
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Small but perfectly formed

It's always a joy to find such a treasure and to be able to appreciate it without hordes of... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2015
AllanJGJ
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Wellington, New Zealand
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27 May 2018
“1212 years old”
3 Sep 2015
“Small but perfectly formed”
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Reviewed 27 May 2018

Very fortunate to visit this 1212 year old church when visiting friends in nearby Darvoy, who also acted as guides. It is a stunning church which dates back to 806 AD! Information in both French and English - history at your fingertips.

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Reviewed 3 September 2015

It's always a joy to find such a treasure and to be able to appreciate it without hordes of tourists around. Built around 800 this is one of the oldest Christian buildings in France. It has a simple, elegant design reminiscent of Greek churches and...More

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Reviewed 3 May 2014

A small church from the beginning of the 9th century that may be the oldest French churche. Its shape is closer to the Byzantine style than the later romanesque one. The construction was built too early for stain glass windows, alabaster sheets were used instead...More

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