Surp Hıreşdagabet Armenian Orthodox Church

Surp Hıreşdagabet Armenian Church, located near Yanbol and Ferruh Kethüda Mosque, was first built in the 13th century as a Greek known by the name of Ayia Stradi. In 1627, it was given to the Armenian community, who renovated the in 1628 according to the inscription plaque behind the altar. The wooden church was largely damaged during the fire of Balat in 1729 and was torn down in 1831 for the erection of a stone church. The of the church was completed in 1835. The current church has preserved its presence till today, in its 1835 form.

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Kamış Sok. No:2 34087 Balat, Fatih, İstanbul
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