Pyrzyce – chapel of the Holy Spirit

History

   Chapel of the Holy Spirit was built at the end of the 13th century at the then hospital. At the beginning of the 15th century it was rebuilt. Subsequent, already early modern reconstructions, took place in the 18th and 19th centuries. In 1945 the building was destroyed. In the years 1967-1969 the chapel was rebuilt for the public library.

Architecture

   The chapel was erected from a granite blocks on a rectangular plan. It is an aisleless structure, covered with a gable roof. Longer façades were pierced with ogival windows, shorter ones were decorated with blendes. In the northern wall has survived a Gothic portal and details in the form of friezes composed of rosettes and reliefs with the image of animals.

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bibliography:
Pilch J., Kowalski S., Leksykon zabytków Pomorza Zachodniego i ziemi lubuskiej, Warszawa 2012.