Prizren Dormitory Visoki Dečani Monastery , Dečani Serbia

Project Description

The building was designed in the zone under the protection of UNESCO with the requirements issued by the Institute for Protection of Cultural Heritage of the Republic of Serbia. The building is multi-story with a diverse footprint. Authentic materials that have been already used on buildings in the monastery, such as rock, wood, and tiles were applied. The building was designed with monastic cells, guest rooms, labor, and technical areas. The structure of the building was designed as a system of RC slabs and columns cast in situ. The total GBA is approx. 3.200 m2

Project Details

Construction period:

2010 – 2013.


Visoki Dečani Monastery


Dečani, Serbia


Detail design, Preparation of tender documents, Author supervision, Supervision of the works

Project value: 

3.200.000 €

Responsible designer:

arh. Petar Vidov Djurašković, VMS d.o.o. Belgrade