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Church of San Giorgio at Crovara

Contacts:

  • 0522 815125

Place:

Crovara - 42020 Vetto

How to get there:

Accessibility
Location Crovara
Distance from the administrative capital 10 km
Route:
from the administrative capital you take the SS 513 in the direction of San Polo up to Buvolo from here you take the intersection for Piagnolo and Crovara

Opening times:

The church externally is always visiable, to visit inside call: 0522/815125

Entrance fee:

ingresso gratuito

Gratuitousness:

Yes

Tourist Area:

Apennines

Geographic Area:

Matildic zone

Analytical text:

Description:
The parochial church with rectory rises within the wall of the castle in the XIII century and, fallen in ruins; it was rebuilt in the XV century in the adjacent courtyard.
The church of San Giorgio was part of the congregation of Gombio; it was entered in the list of rectories starting in 1357 while in the book off baptisms it stated in 1630.
The church, a branch of the parish of Campiliola, has a single nave facing east.
The building has no particular architectural features.
There is a façade portal with ogival arch in sandstone and sculpted wooden arches.
On the peak of the cliff, tot he east of the church, there are a few ruins of the castle.
Last update: March 8, 2021

Municipality:

Vetto d'Enza
Piazza Caduti di Legoreccio, 1
42020 Vetto d'Enza (RE)
0522 815222
0522 815694

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