Islamic Center of Eastern Kentucky
Prestonsburg, United States
The Islamic Center of Eastern Kentucky, or Masjid Al-Farooq, is a two-story rectangular plan 4,176-square foot mosque located in a residential area of Prestonsburg. It is a wood-framed building with synthetic stucco exterior finish and clad wood windows. The facade has arched bays with double sets of windows, with an entrance portico on the front facade and a projection for the mihrab on the rear. Inside, the prayer hall, office space, and an ablution area are on the upper level, and a multi-purpose room, two classrooms, a kitchen, and ablution space are on the lower level. The sloping site allowed the lower level to have many large windows. It was designed by McCoy Architects LLC of Lexington, KY.
Location
8 Masjid Avenue, Prestonsburg, United States
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Events
ca. 1999/1419 AH
Variant Names
Islamic Center of Eastern Kentucky
Masjid Al-Farooq
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Building Usages
mosque
religious
Keywords
purpose-built mosques