Iglesia Antigua, Calpe, Costa Blanca, Spain

The old church is tied into the city walls, which support the old church. A 14th century fortress was converted into what is now sacristy and the base of the belfry. The Prebystery is part of the old town walls. The church filled a dual role for both worship and defence.

Build in the 15th century the old church has been restored many times over the past centuries, as the city had been attacked by pirates many times.

A painting in distemper on wood has been preserved, dating from the 15th century that represents San Antonio, San Cosme and San Damian, and is attributed to a student of Juan Rexarch.

The small Gothic-Mudejar church has a net vault and pointed horseshoe arches.

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