Sauherad kirke

Sauherad kirke ligger  på en liten høyde langs ‘Sauheradvegen’ ikke langt fra Gvarv. Kirken er en såkalt ‘langkirke’ i romansk stil med 260 sitteplasser, bygget i stein i 1150. Et spesielt trekk er at kirken er utstyrt med en egen ‘demon vegg’ med 2800 djevelansikter.
OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERASauherad church is located upon a small hill above the Sauheard road not very far from the settlement Gvarv. The church is a so called roman style ‘Long church’ in stone, seating 260 people and erected in 1150.
A special feature is that it has its own ‘demon wall’ with 2800 devil faces!
OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAHer er et panoramabilde  sett fra kirkebakken.
Here a panorama shot taken from the church itself.
(Compliments of SRB )

Please return me to INDEX

About Seenorway

'See Norway' vil i fremtid befatte seg med å vise bildereportasjer fra byer, kommuner og tettsteder rundt i Norge. 'See Norway' will take pride in showing you picture reports from communities and settlements throughout Norway. Contact:
This entry was posted in TELEMARK and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.