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1Ledoux art nouveau house
Keywords:House in a row, Art Nouveau, dripstone moulding, bay, span, facade, string, painting, J. Ledoux
2Bridge Langerei - PotteriereiBridge Langerei - Potterierei
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Bridge, aquaduct
6 / 934
3Belfry or bell-tower of BrugesBelfry or bell-tower of Bruges
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)

Keywords:Belfry, bell-tower, City view, Illuminated, Hall, Gothic, Renaissance, open truss, belfry window, inner court, carillon, galery, bell, fourcentred arch, Tudor arch, crenel (merlon), crenelation, battlement, guerite tower, turret, balcony, copper, corbeling out, breastwork, parapet, pointed arch, lancet, stone, round gallery, open work, pinnacle, flying buttress, tracery, pointed arched corbel course, Lanceloot Blondeel
6 / 389
4Town hallTown hall
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)

Keywords:Town hall, city hall, Illuminated, Late gothic, Neo-gothic, baldachin (canopy), cresting, fret, Brugian span, ridge, apex, roof niche, ceiling, oriel, projecting window, saddleback roof, medaillon, composite order, corbelstone, boss, crenel (merlon), crenelation, battlement, bay, span, oak wood, vault, breastwork, parapet, Jan Roegiers, Jean-Baptist Bethune, Louis Delacenserie, Albrecht De Vriendt
6 / 3981376
5Jacob Cnoop's houseJacob Cnoop's house
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:basket-handle arch, corbeling out, bay, span, facade, sandstone, tracery, console, modillion, bracket, Brugian span, pillar, pier, pointed gable, trilobate, trefoil tracery, crocket, gable, Jacob Cnoop
5.9 / 8541516
6Ambachtshuis huidevettersAmbachtshuis huidevetters
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)
5.9 / 1034
7Princes CourtPrinces Court
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Castle, Neo-gothic, guerite tower, turret, cresting, fret, corbeling out, dormer, hip, staircase turret, staircase tower, arched corbel course, wing, aisle, crocket, finial, wrought iron, pinnacle, crenel (merlon), crenelation, battlement, trilobate, trefoil tracery, breastwork, parapet, Franciscanen, minderbroeders
5.9 / 660~ 1369
8Windmill parkWindmill park
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Mill, Modern
5.9 / 1005
9Our-Ladies' churchOur-Ladies' church
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Church, Illuminated, Early gothic, Gothic, Scheldt Gothic, Renaissance, spire, brick, mausoleum, tower, wall painting, bronze, flying buttress, balustrade, railing, organ, gallery, triumph cross, open work, nave, threelight, transept, choir, chancel, radial chapel, Stone from Doornik, ambulatory, buttress, turret, triforium, doorway (porch), western block, Jan Aerts, Jacob Jonghelinck, Louis Delacenserie, Jean-Brunon Rudd, Charles De Wulf, Michelangelo, Gaspar de Craeyer, Gerard David, Pourbus, Adriaan Isenbrandt, Ysenbrandt
5.8 / 429
10Town SquareTown Square
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)
5.8 / 798
11Provincial CourtProvincial Court
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)

Keywords:Post office, Illuminated, Neo-gothic, facade, white stone, bay, span, guerite tower, turret, Belgian limestone or bluestone, galery, crocket, tracery, brick, hip, staircase turret, staircase tower, spire, cresting, fret, finial, breastwork, parapet, scutcheon, armorial bearings, coat of arms, saddleback roof, recessed balcony, loggia, open work, lancet, round gallery, Louis Delacenserie, Pierre Buyck, Jules Homère Martin Coomans
5.8 / 4431887
12Saint-Salvators' cathedralSaint-Salvators' cathedral
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)

Keywords:Cathedral, Illuminated, Gothic, Neo-Romanesque, Baroque, Early gothic, clustered column, pier arch, church treasure, choir, chancel, reliquary, cross ribvaulting, diagonal rib vault, pulpit, lectern, stellar vaulting, shaft, mausoleum, organ, triforium, tower, rood loft, choir screen, radial chapel, spire, arched corbel course, buttress, polychromy, nave, staircase turret, staircase tower, brick, tapestry, ambulatory, Jan Vanden Poele, Robert Cantrell, Eugène Carpentier, Pierre Buyck
5.8 / 537~ 1275
13Ghent GateGhent Gate
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Town gate, Illuminated, Gothic, pointed arch, tabernacle, statue (as an ornament), cross-bar frame, staircase turret, staircase tower, trilobate, trefoil tracery, tracery, tympanum, tower, cross ribvaulting, diagonal rib vault, Jan van Oudenaerde
5.8 / 692
14Big FlandersBig Flanders
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Corner house, Art Deco, volute, cartouch, bell-shaped gable, gable, border, sandstone, facade, brick, bullion (oculus), fronton, piece of aisle
5.8 / 6281717
15Horses BridgeHorses Bridge
Picture by Willems Marc

Keywords:Bridge, aquaduct
5.8 / 640
16Saint Nicolas' church (in Koolkerke)Saint Nicolas' church (in Koolkerke)
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

5.7 / 1049
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Abbey, convent, monastery, Church, Late gothic, lancet, anchor, fronton, bluestone, chapter room or house, border, cartouch, cloisters, three-aisled, apse, apsis, segmental arch, cross ribvaulting, diagonal rib vault, Cistercienzers
5.7 / 598
18Saint-John's hospitalSaint-John's hospital
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Hospital, medical, Abbey, convent, monastery, Scheldt Gothic, Norman (Romanesque), Neo-classicism, annexe, outbuilding, portico, bullion (oculus), tympanum, quatrefoil, saddleback roof, passage under semi-circular arch, pointed gable, dormitorium, tower, lancet, truss, toilet, wing, aisle, oak wood, half-relief, staircase turret, staircase tower, bud capital, crocket capital, chapel (in church or other building), facade, pillar, pier arch
5.7 / 420
19Equerre houseEquerre house
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)

Keywords:House in a row, wooden facade, corbeling out, dormer, brick, cellar
5.6 / 829~ 1525
20Love Lake (Minnewater)Love Lake (Minnewater)
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)
5.6 / 1136
21The CupThe Cup
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Horeca, Baroque, cartouch, stepped gable, brick, semi-circular (round) arch, discharging arch, facade, putti, bullion (oculus)
5.6 / 726~ 1718
22Bourgondian CrossBourgondian Cross
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)

Keywords:Horeca, Neo-gothic, wooden facade, crenel (merlon), crenelation, battlement, Etienne Timmery, Theo Raison
5.6 / 1106
23Bonifacius bridgeBonifacius bridge
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Bridge, aquaduct, breastwork, parapet, brick, stone
5.6 / 10841910
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Church, Baroque, Late gothic, spire, rood loft, choir screen, three-aisled, hall church, cross ribvaulting, diagonal rib vault, marble, brick, nave, choir, chancel, segmental arch, Guido Gezelle
5.6 / 652~ 1611
25Dammes' canal - Napoleons' canalDammes' canal - Napoleons' canal
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:River, brook, stream, Tree
5.6 / 2267
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)

Keywords:Deans' house, Baroque, Triumphalism, bay, span, balcony, Ionic colons, Belgian limestone or bluestone, sandstone, flame vase, attic, composite order, fronton, balustrade, railing, Cornelis Verhouven
5.6 / 7681662
27Mill of the cool wind (Bosterwoodmill)Mill of the cool wind (Bosterwoodmill)
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Mill, Post mill, millcot, mill embankment
5.6 / 1910
28The new small towerThe new small tower
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:New Baroque, shellwork, Ionic colons, tympanum, pearspire, stone, oriel, projecting window, cartouch, stepped gable, tower, facade, brick, gable, bay, span, Oscar De Breuck
5.6 / 6401885
29Arduinen kerkArduinen kerk
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)

Keywords:Abbey, convent, monastery, Church, Classicism, fronton, pilaster, apse, apsis, tabernacle, balustrade, railing, pier arch, cornice (corona), nave, aisle, Cistercienzers
5.6 / 964
30Wooden Fassade 1963 Wooden Fassade 1963
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:wooden facade, trilobate, trefoil tracery, facade, gable, cantilever, brick, stone, console, modillion, bracket, Antoine Dugardyn
5.6 / 7331963
31Saint Walburga  churchSaint Walburga church
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)

Keywords:Church, Baroque, pulpit, organ-case, communion rail, doorway (porch), moulding, engaged column, inbedded column, candlestick, Corinthian column, tabernacle, pilaster, croll, scroll, volute, gable, bell, high altar, main altar, crypt, marble, tower, fronton, Erasmus en Artus Quellin, Pieter Huyssens, Jezuïten, Verbruggen (Verbrugghen)
5.5 / 4851619
32English cloisterEnglish cloister
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Abbey, convent, monastery, Church, Late baroque, tabernacle, composite order, fronton, pilaster, dome (cupola), facade, pendentive, marble, high altar, main altar, Hendrik Pulinx, Guido Gezelle
5.5 / 7671629
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)

Keywords:Church, Chapel, Late gothic, mausoleum, crypt, galery, brick facade, lancet, altar, pointed arch, open work, nave, choir, chancel, tracery, oak wood
5.5 / 932
34Eld griffy  of Bruges' LibertyEld griffy of Bruges' Liberty
Arch. Jean Wallot
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)

Keywords:Illuminated, gable, arabesc, rib, herve, joist, engaged column, inbedded column, crocket, fluting, scutcheon, armorial bearings, coat of arms, stellar vaulting, volute, stone, brick, frieze, medaillon, verticalising effect, Jean Wallot, Louis Delacenserie
5.5 / 25411534
35Charles Van RobaeysCharles Van Robaeys
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Corner house, Neo-gothic, stepped gable, tympanum, trefoil arch, bay, span, Charles Van Robaeys
5.5 / 10621870
36The White PelicanThe White Pelican
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Renaissance, tympanum, fronton, facade, bullion (oculus), corbeling out
5.5 / 8721672
37Arbour close to Gruuthuse  CourtArbour close to Gruuthuse Court
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Pavillion, pillar, Ionic colons, dome-shaped roof
5.5 / 1976
38Burgundy Court - Burgundian CrossBurgundy Court - Burgundian Cross
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:corbeling out, pointed gable, trilobate, trefoil tracery
5.5 / 2122
39Ter BeurzeTer Beurze
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)

Keywords:supporting beam, girder, stairs, finial, Brugian span, cellar, bolser, corbel piece, newel, scutcheon, armorial bearings, coat of arms, stairhandrail, ceiling, parquet(ry) floor, statue (as an ornament), crocket, marble, chimneyhood, trilobate, trefoil tracery, pointed arch, leaded windows, Stone from Doornik, border, Jos Priem
5.5 / 5151423
40Saint-Basilius and Holy Blood chapelSaint-Basilius and Holy Blood chapel
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)

Keywords:Chapel, stairhall, choir, chancel, crypt, groin vault, window with round arch, three-aisled, pillar, pier, tympanum, Jean-Baptist Bethune, Louis Delacenserie
5.5 / 2042
41Small houses behind GruuthuuseSmall houses behind Gruuthuuse
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)
5.5 / 1013
42Former Landhouse of Brugian FreedomFormer Landhouse of Brugian Freedom
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Renaissance, Classicism, Baroque, balcony, fronton, pillar, cornice (corona), facade, pointed gable, guerite, Jan Vanden Poele, Jan van der Cruycen, Lanceloot Blondeel
5.5 / 7211726
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)

Keywords:Town gate, Illuminated, pointed arch, throw hole, machicolation, drawbridge, herse, portcullis, embrasure, banderole, turret, dripstone moulding, cross-bar frame, tabernacle, vault, cross ribvaulting, diagonal rib vault, Jan van Oudenaerde, Maarten Van Leuven
5.5 / 857~ 1425
44Our-Lady from the PotterieOur-Lady from the Potterie
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Home for the elderly, Museum, Hospital, medical, Church, pointed arch, pentice, tunnel vault (barrel vault), pointed gable, lancet, brick, finial, tracery, tabernacle, staircase turret, staircase tower, pier arch, choir, chancel, pillar, ridgeturret, roofturret, semi-circular (round) arch
5.4 / 6501276
45The New Parrot (High Signal Mill)The New Parrot (High Signal Mill)
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Mill, Post mill, weather vane, millcot
5.4 / 2139~ 1709
46Beer QuayBeer Quay
Picture by
5.4 / 989
47The CoinThe Coin
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Horeca, Gothic, facade, stone, trilobate, trefoil tracery, cross-bar frame, pointed gable, tracery, Brugian span, finial, fourcentred arch, Tudor arch
5.4 / 778
48Royal City theatre
Keywords:Theatre, Illuminated, New Renaissance, Corinthian column, aedicula, scutcheon, armorial bearings, coat of arms, breastwork, parapet, balcony, pillar, attic, moulding, baluster, Gustave Saintenoy
-~ 1864
49Julius Sabbe's houseJulius Sabbe's house
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)
5.4 / 1006
50Statue Pieter de Koninc and Jan BreidelStatue Pieter de Koninc and Jan Breidel
P. de Vigne & L.Delacenserie
Picture by Willems Marc

Keywords:Statue, Paul De Vigne, Louis Delacenserie
5.4 / 20401863
51Simon Stevin statueSimon Stevin statue
Picture by Willems Marc

Keywords:Statue, bronze, Simon Stevin, E. Simonis
5.4 / 808
52Statue Jan Van EyckStatue Jan Van Eyck
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Statue, Jan Van Eyck, Hendrik Pickery
5.4 / 8261878
5317th century Stair Gable17th century Stair Gable
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:stepped gable, discharging arch, cross-bar frame, brick facade, plinth (baseboard), anchor
5.4 / 876~ 1650
54Baroque stepped gableBaroque stepped gable
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:half-relief, Hendrik Pickery
5.4 / 2124
55Beguinage Ten WijngaerdeBeguinage Ten Wijngaerde
Picture by Willems Marc

Keywords:Beguinage, Museum, entrance gate, ridgeturret, roofturret, flanking aisle, side aisle
5.3 / 893~ 1245
56Genuese LogeGenuese Loge
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)

Keywords:Guildhall, Gothic, lancet, tympanum, tympanum, trilobate, trefoil tracery, tracery, ledestone, balegemstone, quatrefoil, doorway (porch), facade, bell-shaped gable, gable, pillar, corbelstone, nave, aisle, cellar
5.3 / 10241399
57Hof van GruuthuuseHof van Gruuthuuse
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)

Keywords:Museum, Palace, Statue, Gothic, Neo-gothic, dormer, Brugian span, pointed arch, stone, pointed gable, tympanum, breastwork, parapet, cross-bar frame, galery, tabernacle, tunnel vault (barrel vault), console, modillion, bracket, Louis Delacenserie
5.3 / 1139
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)
5.3 / 986
59Provinciehuis TolhuisProvinciehuis Tolhuis
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)
5.3 / 1025
60Falcon - Saint Nicolas - Small WineyardFalcon - Saint Nicolas - Small Wineyard
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Baroque, Late gothic, stepped gable, fourcentred arch, Tudor arch, brick facade, Charles De Wulf
5.3 / 1138~ 1575
61Carthusian's cloisterCarthusian's cloister
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)
5.3 / 906
62The Good ChiereThe Good Chiere
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Mill, Illuminated, Post mill, pier, brick
5.3 / 9391911
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Mill, Post mill, Museum, pier, weather vane
5.3 / 9321770
64In GroeningeIn Groeninge
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:New Baroque, galery, bullion (oculus), volute, facade, balustrade, railing, gable, cross-bar frame, Charles De Wulf
5.2 / 1086~ 1904
65Meebrug (Mee Bridge)Meebrug (Mee Bridge)
Picture by Willems Marc

Keywords:Bridge, aquaduct
5.2 / 718
66Herman van Houtvelde's houseHerman van Houtvelde's house
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Corner house, Late gothic, oriel, projecting window, tracery, brick, trilobate, trefoil tracery, trefoil arch, falchion motif
5.2 / 720
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)

Keywords:Guildhall, Corner house, Rococo, Late gothic, Neo-gothic, gargouille, statue (as an ornament), scutcheon, armorial bearings, coat of arms, crocket, finial, doorway (porch), trilobate, trefoil tracery, gable, bay, span, pinnacle, tabernacle, Louis Delacenserie, Jozepf-François Van Gierdegom
5.2 / 903
68Rococo facadeRococo facade
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Rococo, landing stairs, balcony, wrought iron, breastwork, parapet, facade, segmental arch
5.1 / 750
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)

Keywords:stepped gable, trilobate, trefoil tracery, brick, dead window, tracery, Brugian span, crenel (merlon), crenelation, battlement, Charles Van Robaeys
5.1 / 1159
70Lappersfort forestLappersfort forest
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Landscape, Bunker, Tree, River, brook, stream
5.1 / 1127
71House 16th centuryHouse 16th century
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)

Keywords:stepped gable, cross-bar frame, tympanum, brick facade, Brugian span, tracery, trilobate, trefoil tracery, anchor, facade, outer wall pier
5.1 / 927~ 1525
72Gezelles museumGezelles museum
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Museum, semi-circular (round) arch, spoutfacade, Guido Gezelle
5.1 / 925
73De Meulenare HospiceDe Meulenare Hospice
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Hospice, house of God, House in a row, Baroque, border, tabernacle
5.1 / 879~ 1613
74Donkey gateDonkey gate
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)

Keywords:Town gate, turret, Jan Slabbaert
4.9 / 1214~ 1369
75Houten huisHouten huis
Picture by Johan Mares (@Belgiumview)
4.9 / 1240
76Guildhall of the bowmenGuildhall of the bowmen
Picture by Jan Boeykens (@Quernus)

Keywords:Guildhall, Late gothic, guerite, brick, staircase turret, staircase tower, well, wing, aisle, galery, Louis Delacenserie
4.8 / 869~ 1553
77Memling statue
78Jacobin Residence - Old Dominican cloistre
Keywords:Abbey, convent, monastery, Modern, groin vault, buttress, window with round arch, pillar, doorway (porch), semi-circular (round) arch, cross ribvaulting, diagonal rib vault, chapter room or house, bohemian vault - saucer vault, Dominicanen