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St. Andrew's Church

What to see in Sarteano, Siena, Tuscany


the St. Andrew's Church in Castiglioncello del Trinoro is in Romanesque style with a simple facade in travertine, pitched roof and bell tower with single-light mullioned windows. The interior has a single nave was renovated by the architect Leonardo De Vegni in 1789. It distinguishes the chapel dedicated to Blessed Bonaventure of Venus of Chieti (1557-1627), a Franciscan friar who lived as a hermit in the hermitage of Poggio round, with frescoes and stuccoes in time, very degraded. We must also mention the travertine baptismal fountain of the XIV century.

The small village of Castiglioncello del Trinoro was lordship of auditors of Sarteano and in 1117 is remembered the sale of part of the territory of Castiglione, the property of Count Manente of Pepone, in favor of the Camaldolese monastery of San Pietro in the field. The tradition remembers him as Castrum Trinum Latronum, "Castle of three thieves", ready to rob pilgrims and wayfarers passage along the via Francigena.

  • Via di Mezzo, 2, località Castiglioncello del Trinoro, Sarteano (Siena)
  • Religious location

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= distances as the crow flies
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Piazza Giacomo Matteotti, 7, San Casciano dei Bagni (Siena)
14.31 Kilometers from Sarteano
= distances as the crow flies
= distances as the crow flies
= distances as the crow flies

Events

from
thursday
8
december, 2022
to wednesday 8 january 2025

Designer nativity scenes in Sarteano

saturday
10
august, 2024

Fair San Lorenzo

thursday
15
august, 2024

Saracin's Ride

monday
11
november, 2024

San Martino Fair

saturday
26
april, 2025

Madonna del Buon Consiglio

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