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  • Via di Mezzo, 2, località Castiglioncello del Trinoro, Sarteano (SI)

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.

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collegiate church of San Lorenzo
collegiate church of San Lorenzo
The collegiate church of San Lorenzo in Sarteano Tuscany dates back to the beginning of the XIII century.
Piazza S. Lorenzo, 1, Sarteano (SI)
4.33 Kilometers from St. Andrew's Church
Fortress of Sarteano
Fortress of Sarteano
The fortress of Sarteano, in Tuscany, is a building surrounded by a double circle of walls with the male square and round towers at the sides.
Via del Forte, 57, Sarteano (SI)
4.35 Kilometers from St. Andrew's Church
Archaeological Museum of Sarteano
Archaeological Museum of Sarteano
The Archaeological Museum of Sarteano, in Tuscany, is hosted in the rooms of the sixteenth-century Gabrielli Palace.
Via Roma, 24, Sarteano (SI)
4.62 Kilometers from St. Andrew's Church
Church of St. Martin in Foro
Church of St. Martin in Foro
The Church of St. Martin in Foro of the village of Sarteano Tuscany, stood in the main square of the village, opposite to the town hall.
Costa Vallepiatta, 1, Sarteano (SI)
4.70 Kilometers from St. Andrew's Church
Museum of Mount Cetona Prehistory
Museum of Mount Cetona Prehistory
The Museum of Mount Cetona Prehistory documents the various stages of human settlement in the territory that gravitates around Monte Cetona, starting from the Palaeolithic until the end of the Bronze Age.
Palazzo Comunale, Via Roma, 37 , Cetona (SI)
7.72 Kilometers from St. Andrew's Church
Radicofani Fortress
Radicofani Fortress
The construction of Radicofani Castle, in Tuscany (IX century) is attributed to the Carolingian Empire.
Via della Città Fortificata, 10, Radicofani (SI)
10.95 Kilometers from St. Andrew's Church
The Museum of the Cathedral and the Labyrinth of Porsenna
The Museum of the Cathedral and the Labyrinth of Porsenna
The name derives from the description of Plinius the Elder of the mausoleum of Porsenna, the legendary Tomb of the Etruscan king of the village of Chiusi, protected by a labyrinth.
Piazza Duomo, 2, Chiusi (SI)
11.33 Kilometers from St. Andrew's Church
Concattedrale of San Secondiano
Concattedrale of San Secondiano
The Concathedral of San Secondiano, in the village of Chiusi, is characterized for its isolated bell tower, below which lies a Roman swimming pool of the I century B.C.
Via Porsenna, 89, Chiusi (SI)
11.36 Kilometers from St. Andrew's Church
Chiusi National Archaeological Museum
Chiusi National Archaeological Museum
With the ticket of the Archaeological Museum of Chiusi you can also visit the tomb of the Lion, the tomb of the Pilgrim and, on booking, the tomb of the Monkey.
Via dei Longobardi, 291, Chiusi (SI)
11.38 Kilometers from St. Andrew's Church

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