Czernice Borowe – St Achatius church

History

Church dedicated to Saint Achatius and the Companions was created at the beginning of the 16th century. It was seriously damaged in 1915 during the Przasnysz Battle, but it was rebuilt in 1933 and renewed several times in later years.

Architecture

It is a brick church, late gothic, single nave with a straight ended chancel. From the north, the sacristy adheres to the presbytery, and from the south porch to the nave. Both stepped gables of the church are decorated with blendes, pilasters that pass into pinnacles and wimpergs with circular openings. Church is a characteristic example of the Mazovian late gothic.

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bibliography:
Żabicki J., Leksykon zabytków architektury Mazowsza i Podlasia, Warszawa 2010.