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Agios Andreas, North Kynouria, Arcadia,Peloponnese

Tower of Evangelistria

  
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Tower of Evangelistria
Location:
Outside the village Agios Andreas of Arcadia, near the road to the beach
Region > Prefecture:   Greek Map
Peloponnese
Arcadia
Municipality > Town:
City of North Kynouria
• Agios Andreas
Altitude:
Elevation ≈ 32 m 
(Relative Height≈0 m)
Time of Construction   Origin
1715  
Post-BYZANTINE
H 
Castle Type   Condition
Castle-Monastery  
Relatively Good
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

A high tower in a small monastery complex outside the village Agios Andreas in Arcadia, near the road to the beach of Agios Andreas on the eastern coast of Peloponnese.

The complex is a dependency of the nearby monastery of Panagia Eortakousti. The church is dedicated to the Annunciation of our Lady and that is why is called “Evangelistria”.

In the tower there is an inscription with the chronology of the (re)construction: 1715.


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