Witków – church of Our Lady of Rokytnia

History

The church in Witkowo was built around 1400. In 1521, it underwent renovation. During the Reformation, it was used by evangelicals. In the 18th century it was rebuilt, among others, window openings were transformed. Abandoned since 1945, it was renovated in 1989-1993.

Architecture

The church was built of field stone and turf ore. It is a one-nave building with a rectangular chancel, covered with a gable roof. From the west there is a rectangular tower. The chapel is adjacent to the chancel from the north, and from the south is the sacristy. In the southern elevation there are two early gothic stone portals. One of them has a bas-reliefed crucifixion scene in the tympanum.

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

Website lwkz.pl, Witków kościół filialny pw. Matki Bożej Rokitniańskiej i św. Michała.