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The rear of the Church of Saint-Céneri-le-Gerei

The Church of Saint-Céneri-le-Gerei (French: Église Saint-Céneri-le-Gerei) is a Roman Catholic church in the commune of Saint-Cénéri-le-Gérei in north-western France. It was built in the late-11th and early-12th centuries.

History

The building of the Church of Saint-Cénéri-le-Gérei was started in 1089 and ended in 1125. The structure is on a rocky cliff near the Sarthe River.

The church has Norman characteristics.

The church is made up of a nave and a transept with small chapels. It has a choir with a curved apse. The central tower has a roof with two sides.

The old church was restored in 2006.

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