The routes of Roccaforte del Greco (R.C.) Italy
Posizionato on three costoni full of rocks, the village
dominates the dell’Amendolea valley. The old part
accommodates the Municio, just where second the popular
memory rose, to ridosso delprecipizio, the castle then franato.
They make from crown the rione castle, ilrione village and
the Saint rione Carl, quest’ultimo nearly deserted.
Characteristics are the small houses and the narrow lanes
in stone. Majestic it is the church matrix dedicated to
the Saint Spirit. In the historical center, moreover, it
is still possible to see some drawn of walls that they encircled
the country. Interesanti the panoramic points from which
it is enjoyed un’ampia seen (puo’ to notice
also the Sicily and the top dell’Etna).
Church of the Saint Spirit
Building of neoclassico taste, constructed in 1930. On the
facade with eardrum, series are noticed one lesene, on high
basmanto, equipped of capitello composite. The rectangular
portale introduces a broken eardrum to lunetta, sormontato
from one monopierces with arc all sixth on cio detaches
the coat of arms. Monofore of the same type, enriched from
triangular timapani, is found low also. Up and on the lateral
facades, instead one series of rectangular openings. On
the posterior part a sopraelevato bell tower. L’interno,
to only navata, is decorated from one series of columns
in red marble, equips of capitelo. The wall dell’abside,
on which it detaches a crocifisso, is characterized from
a balustrade and from three windows to arc with glasses
it colors to you.