Inn of Fetah Qerimi In the village Verbica of Zhegoci (Gjilan)

Status

Type of Protection: Under termporarly protection Date of Protection: Tetor 2012

Type of Protection: Under termporarly protection Date of Protection: 01.10.2014

History

In the village Verbica of Zhegoci, in 20 km north-west of Gjilan, Inn of Fetah Qerimi is located. This construction is carried in the 20 th century, around 1906 - 1907. The building has had the function of dormitories. Verbica of Zhegoci and Zhegoci are villages of Zhegoci Highland, in which there were several inns since the rule of the Ottoman Empire. The Inn has rectangular plan and it is built in a dwelling. As of the architectural treatment, Inn has rustic residential buildings features. In the interior there are several rooms that were used for overnight or short break to pedestrians. In front facade, in the central part, one room appears in a console form. Construction is carried out with hewn stone and uncut stone in the bottom of the walls, while on the upper part, with adobe and beams of wood. It is covered by a four sided roof, covered with traditional tiles of clay. The facade is plastered with mud. The facade is linear, with the small opening of a rectangular window, where the only dynamic is created by the room which is emphasized in the console form. Since its construction until today, the Inn has mainly maintained its original condition, except for some innovative interventions that are carried out during 1948 and 1981 - 89. In 1984 the Inn was used as Hafiz - the village school, while during the years 1981 - 1989 it was used as a shop. With its characteristic form, maintained authentic condition, the surrounding landscape and the characteristic function for which it was built, the Inn represents a monument of a great historical, architectural and environmental significance.

References

Unique number: 000277

Name: Inn of Fetah Qerimi In the village Verbica of Zhegoci

Class: Monument

Institution: RCCH - Gjilan

Location

Country: Kosovo

Municipality: Gjilan

City/Village: Verbica of Zhegoc

Locality: Verbica of Zhegoc (Gjilan)

Postal Code: 60000

Name of Street:

Functional type and dating

Type:Arkitektuale - ENG

Period: Ottoman

Century: 20th

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