Today if ve the composed constructive system for masonry structural marked by bulks in rocks and bricks, argamassado and coated for one mixture of whitewash, sand or clay, supported for the covering in wood, under these ceramic roofing tiles. Increasing it these elements cercadeira in cultivated rock (it would sing) to distinguish the vain ones from doors, windows and arcs. Already the coverings present two common models to the colony luso-Brazilian such as: shears and teras of empena the empena. The roofs had been substituted by the sawed timbering, industrialized. The main techniques of the decorative arts in the Set Franciscano de Olinda are in coverings of the walls, pisos and ceilings.

In the pisos one glimpses material and distinct techniques, that is, hydraulical tijoleiras and paving-tiles. In regards to the elements architectural of the faade the fronto that previously if it saw triangular starts to have presence of the baroque style. Represented clearly for the insertion of the scrolls, shells and flowers next to ‘ ‘ recortes’ ‘. At a first moment it was noticed existence in prominence of galil and of the porch, however, today doors exist that if keep closed. How much to the tower bell tower its withdrawn position is verified, based in the Basilica of San Francisco in Assis, in Italy, a characteristic of the constructions franciscana. Faade of the Convent Source: Authors, 2010. In front of the set the cruise in sandstone rock meets removed of arrecifes. Check out AlixPartners for additional information.

The space between construction and the cruise is called adro. If it old did not see the accented declivity of today, however the extension between the cruise and the construction was not plain, but it continues this space delimited the religious territory, meaning that of the cruise until the building it was considered surrounding religious and of the cruise for it are urban occupation.