Pastuchów – St Barbara’s church

History

The parish church of Saint Barbara was built around the middle of the 13th century. In the seventeenth or eighteenth century, a western tower and sacristy were added. In the nineteenth century, the building was renovated, and in 1959 and 1972-1975 renewed.

Architecture

It is a romanesque building, aissles, built of stone. The medieval part is made of a rectangular nave and a rectangular chancel ended with an apse, vaulted by a half-dome. The presbytery has rib vault supported on corner columns, while in the nave has a flat, tomber ceiling. A humble stepped portal has been preserved in the western wall of the nave. In the presbytery there is a late-gothic tabernacle and a stone baptismal font.

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bibliography:
Pilch J, Leksykon zabytków architektury Dolnego Śląska, Warszawa 2005.
Website wikipedia.org, Pastuchów.