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Eglise Saint-Gervais et Saint-Prothais

Religious heritage, Listed or registered (CNMHS), Cistercian in Saint-Gervais-sur-Couches
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  • The early Gothic church was built between 1200 and 1260 in one piece. It was built of local stone, granite and limestone.

  • Church of Saint-Gervais and Saint Prothais of Saint-Gervais-sur-Couches (13th century, listed as a Historic Monument on 2 June 1911): 15th century altarpiece and 15th century statues also listed. Very old, it is remarkable for its architecture, an intimate mixture of Gothic and Romanesque styles.
    It is situated on a square, shaded to the north by lime trees surrounding a commemorative cross, and to the south, it has a small garden with the remains of the old cemetery (crosses and graves), as...
    Church of Saint-Gervais and Saint Prothais of Saint-Gervais-sur-Couches (13th century, listed as a Historic Monument on 2 June 1911): 15th century altarpiece and 15th century statues also listed. Very old, it is remarkable for its architecture, an intimate mixture of Gothic and Romanesque styles.
    It is situated on a square, shaded to the north by lime trees surrounding a commemorative cross, and to the south, it has a small garden with the remains of the old cemetery (crosses and graves), as well as a wash house and a peace tree (lime tree). It is a peaceful place, inviting to meditation.

    Annual opening hours are from 9am to 7pm, but most of the time during the beautiful spring or summer days, the church stays open until 9pm.
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