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.
Add to calendar 2020-08-15 2020-08-15 Europe/Rome Saracin's Ride The event has been documented since 1583. Medieval tournament in which five riders, representing the five districts of the village, challenge in the main square of the village. With an ankle pulled, the knights must thread a ring placed over the shield of a swinging torso called Buratto, representing the Saracen Invader. The winner is the winner who, after five batteries, called Careers, has taken more rings. The procession that winds through the country's streets early in the afternoon, with very elegant medieval dresses, is breathtaking. Sarteano
The event has been documented since 1583. Medieval tournament in which five riders, representing the five districts of the village, challenge in the main square of the village. With an ankle pulled, the...