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Anzy-le-Duc Church
Anzy-le-Duc Priory
Church of Our Lady of the Assumption
Église Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption
46.321060° N, 4.061959° E
03 85 25 03 07

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    by Holly Hayes
    July 16, 2011

    Standing at the edge of the village overlooking a meadow, Anzy-le-Duc Church has a harmonius appearance. Its bell tower is octagonal, resembling some of the campaniles of Rome. The area in the back of the church is privately owned, so it is unfortunately difficult to get a good view of the chevet. But on the south of the church is an enclosed, grassy courtyard surrounded by some surviving priory buildings. From the courtyard there is a nice view of the church's south exterior, which is decorated with a fine collection of corbels featuring busy and sometimes suggestive human figures. continue reading →

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Holly Hayes
October 8, 2013
Last updated
July 11, 2014