State of Conservation (SOC)

Monastery of the Hieronymites and Tower of Belém in Lisbon
Monastery of Batalha

Monastery of the Hieronymites and Tower of Belém in Lisbon
  Portugal
Date of Inscription: 1983
Nomination records (Year): 1982, 2007
Category: Cultural
Criteria: (iii)(vi)
Monastery of Batalha
  Portugal
Date of Inscription: 1983
Nomination records (Year): 1982
Category: Cultural
Criteria: (i)(ii)
Threats*
  • Earthquake
  • Management activities
  • Micro-organisms
  • Relative humidity
  • Storms
  • Water (rain/water table)
  • Other Threats:

    Poor quality of the stone and weaknesses in the resistance; Cracks; Consolidation work is not undertaken



* : The threats indicated are listed in alphabetical order; their order does not constitute a classification according to the importance of their impact on the property.
Furthermore, they are presented irrespective of the type of threat faced by the property, i.e. with specific and proven imminent danger (“ascertained danger”) or with threats which could have deleterious effects on the property’s Outstanding Universal Value (“potential danger”).

** : All mission reports are not always available electronically.