Basilica of Saint Mary of the Chorus

Biarritz, France

Basilica of Saint Mary of the Chorus

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The Basilica of Saint Mary of Coro (Basque: Koruko Andre Mariaren basilika, Spanish: Bas铆lica de Nuestra Se帽ora del Coro) is a baroque Roman Catholic parish church and minor basilica completed in 1774. It is located in the "Parte Vieja" (Old Town) of the city of San Sebasti谩n, Gipuzkoa, Basque Country, Spain.

The main nave consists of a large space of 48 by 33 metres (157聽ft 脳聽108聽ft) divided into three naves, which in turn can be divided into 4 zones having as axis the pillars of the nave. Six pillars and the walls with pillars act as a buttress supporting the vaults. The octagonal pillars reach, up to their capitals, a height of 15 metres (49聽ft). The central dome is 27 metres (89聽ft) high. At the end of the nave, on the right side, different rooms are used by the parish and other services: daily chapel, sacristy and storage rooms.

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