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Ital-Chu - tower settlement of the XIV-XVII centuries

Ital-Chu - tower settlement of the XIV-XVII centuries

Ital-Chu is a small tower settlement of the XIV-XVII centuries in the Western part of the Malkhistinsky gorge, on the steep slope of the left Bank of the Meshi-hi River.

There is a battle tower with a rectangular base (3.7 * 4.1 m), five floors, and probably a pyramidal roof, now lost. The entrance to the tower, leading directly to the second floor, is arranged in the facade of the southern wall, the tier is covered with a four-sided false vault.

The third and fourth floors have Windows facing South, and vertical slit-like loopholes on the North. Complete the design of the traditional balconies-mashikuli. Near the tower, there are ruins of residential towers and the remains of a stone fence.