Høyjord Stave Church

Andebu, Norway

Høyjord stave church was built in the end of the 11th century. The church was later removed once and rebuilt. Last reconstruction was completed in 1950. The church is also the only stave church which is left in the county of Vestfold.The church is one of two preserved churches having a pillar or post in the middle. In addition tho this central post there are 12 staves, all of which supports the building. Each stave has a unique design.

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Founded: c. 1190
Category: Religious sites in Norway

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Ole Kristian Høijord (3 years ago)
Nydelig kirke, i hjertet av Vestfold
Rolf Andrè Østrem (4 years ago)
Nydelig stavkirke fra år 1050. Må ses!
Heinrich Anz (4 years ago)
Absolutely worth to visit!
Inger Annette Haslestad (4 years ago)
Magisk besøk natt til allehelgensdag.. kunne føle en spesiell stemning der
Jarle Osmund Vågen (9 years ago)
worth a visit, If you like old buildings
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