The main architectural difference is in the arches.
One of those many changes is the transition from Romanesque to Gothic architecture; that is, the shift from an architectural style inspired by Roman features to another one that assumes and adapts the influence of Goth culture and style. In this short excerpt from a BBC documentary, we can appreciate what made possible such a shift: the incorporation of a different kind of arch as a main building element, that allowed for more light and a better distribution of weight in construction.
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