Oraaorio della Madonna delle Grazie

via Ginnasio, 6850 Mendrisio,
This oratory was once the chapel in the San Giovanni hospice for the poor and sick. The right façade is particularly interesting now that restoration work has uncovered the traces of an old Romanesque structure: a small bricked-up entrance surmounted by a lunette, pensile arches decorated with the heads of goats and cows and two filiform single-light windows interrupting the heavy walls. The inte...
ARCHITECTURE Ancient and religious architecture
via Ginnasio, 6850 Mendrisio
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