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Contact details

Plaza del Carbayo, s/n
33400  Avilés, Asturias  (Asturias)

Location

Autonomous region:
Asturias

Province/Island:
Asturias

Asturias

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Description

Construction began between the late 12th century and the early 13th century. and continued for a considerable time before the building was completed. As the work took so long (estimated at almost 70 years) there is evidence of the influence of two different styles: the Romanesque and the proto-Gothic. It is currently occasionally used for religious services.

Construction:
Church

Artistic period:
Romanesque

Historic period:
12th century

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