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San Quirico

San Quirico

The parish church of San Quirico in Alfiano (Note Even with the name of the parish of San Quirico Sopr'Arno ) AND A sacred building which is located in the village of San Pié Chierco , a Castiglion Fibocchi . The Remains of Ancient Pieve They are bundled In the farmhouse Pié San Chierco , also reduced to ruins . Early Christian and built on existing UN ancient Roman site , the parish and the Documenta in 1131 and Indicated with six suffragan Churches In Tithes of 1278. The decline of the sacred building was probably due to HIS Localization inaccessible and inconvenient , but , above all , taken from the road to the importance of the valley with the foundation of the Florentine " New Lands " under the Republic . Currently Ancient church remain Visible only traces of Input , the wall facing the Right Flank , in blocks of sandstone willing to filaretto , and splayed with a lancet arch .