• Denomination: Buyuk Mosque

  • District: Limassol

  • Town/Village: Limassol

  • Category: Mosque

  • Religion: Muslim

  • A.Monument: Yes

  • Ref#: 230

Description (Typology, Period, Actual Use)

This building dates back to the Ottoman Period, it reflects Arabic influences with arches. These arches are on the windows and semi-opened arcade, but now arcade spaces are closed with alluminium doors and windows. Alluminium and marble materials are used at the interior of  building. Itís built up above a Byzantine church.

General Conditions

Structure: Very Good

Facade: Very Good

Roof: Repaired

Interior: Repaired

Decoration: Repaired

Mass: Limited Addition

Humidity: Non Existing


Building Materials

Technical Details/Materials Used

Walls: White Cut Stone With Fine Brick

Roof: Timber Ceiling With Open Beams And Rafters

Floors: Mosaic Tiles

Doors: Main Door Is Original And Wooden Door

Windows: Stone Frame With Iron Window Rail


Icons: No

Hagiography: No

Michrap: Yes

Small Signs: No

Architect Plans

Architect Plans: No

Cadastral Elements: Not Available

Proposed Protection Measures