The Romanesque style church fo St. Genés was built between 1125-1150. The interior is exceptionally airy, due not only to its great height, but also to its very wide chancel and six apsidal chapels and side passages.

References:
  • Eyewitness Travel Guide: Loire Valley. 2007

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Founded: 1125-1150
Category: Religious sites in France
Historical period: Birth of Capetian dynasty (France)

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www.richardkelley.co.uk

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Robert Edilber (7 months ago)
Very beautiful church!
Pascal Mouzay (11 months ago)
To highlight
William Desmecht (12 months ago)
Very nice for the initiated
Loren Coulier (13 months ago)
I love Brinay, the place, the setting ... If you don't know, I recommend a visit to the church, the washhouse and the wine merchant ...
Marie-Claude Berton (15 months ago)
Church rich in well-preserved wall frescoes
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