Vézelay Cathedral Romanesque Nave The nave is composed of immense transverse arches creating a domical vault. There is no triforium, but small windows appear at the clerestory level illuminating the the vault and the huge supporting piers.
The romanesque church of Saint-Léon-sur-Vézère was constructed in the century. Saint-Léon-sur-Vézère, situated on the Vézère River (a tributary of the Dordogne), is listed as one of "Les Plus Beaux Villages de France.
The Maria Laach Abbey, Germany, century, (porch is typical of Germany, a form that dates to Carolingian architecture with grouped towers of different plans and both "candle-snuffer" and Rhenish helm spires in the romanesque style.
ROMANESQUE ARCHITECTURE, France - Plan, Ste-Foy, Conques, The church has a traditional Latin cross plan which has been modified to accommodate large crowds that would not interfere with the duties of the clergy.