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Updated At: Tuesday 2021-03-16 23:32:00
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Esfarvarin District, Khorramabad Village, Takestan County, Qazvin Province, Iran
Also known as
- Mile Tarikhi Khorramabad
Geographical location of Historical Tower of Khorramabad
This building is located 10 km from the south of Takestan county in the center of the Khorramabad Village right next to a mosque. Khorramabad is a Rural District in Esfarvarin District, Takestan County, Qazvin Province, Iran.
History and culture of Historical Tower of Khorramabad
This monument was registered at Ordibehesht 12, 1377 as a national heritage of Iran and its number is 2013.
Architecture of Historical Tower of Khorramabad
This building belongs to the Safavid era. The interior environment of this building is 6 meters; the thickness of the inside's wall is 35 meters. There is a spiraling staircase with 55 cm width which leads to the upper part. In the distance of a brick, small lightwells are placed in the building exterior. The entrance of this tower is a corbel arch with 4 meters height. The corbel arch which is connected to the tower was the main factor for its firmness that had been destroyed due to building a new mosque and for this reason the tower is tilted.
There are simple decorative patterns in turquoise glazed brick on the building exterior of this tower.
Tips and ideas
You're going to find a rare tilted tower here, that will amaze you. You'll be delighted to make memories over here. We recommend you to take your camera to record the glorious scenes. Amazing sunset, elegant view, a mild breeze in the spring, magnificent monument, and… is the stunning things you'll get.
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|Natioal Heritage Date : 1377/02/12||National Heritage Number : 2013|
|Address Of Historical Tower of Khorramabad : Esfarvarin District, Khorramabad Village, Takestan County, Qazvin Province, Iran|
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