Fortified parish church Saint Theodulf, French Heritage monument to Gronard

The choir and the transept were built an average device. They are vaulted with warheads. The choir is covered with a polygonal rump, the transept of a 2 sections ending hipped roof. The nave and Western massif are built in brick. The nave is covered by a roof long half-timbered. The western part is vaulted warheads on the ground floor. It includes a massive covered square plan roofed Pavilion supporting a polygonal arrow, and 2 towers covered with a conical roof. The 1st level of the South Tower is covered with a dome. A spiral staircase in masonry formerly located in the North Tower has disappeared to make room for a scale. Basis of glazed brick come decorate the elevation of the nave and Western massif: 1 entrelac, 6 cross fence, 1 X, 1 Diamond Cross. The pillars of the crossing of the transept are the last visible vestiges of a primitive Church from the 12th century. The date of 1537 scope twice on a base of the cross bears witness to a reconstruction and allows to date the current set formed by the choir and the transept. The nave and the western part have apparently were a single Jet in the 1st quarter of the 17th century. They are the fortified part of the Church. The North and South of the nave walls present traces of chunking of 4 foothills. This razing could date from the 4th quarter of the 18th century since 1793 the municipality constructed against the south wall of the nave a communal school wood today ' hui disappeared. The arrow and the cross of the Bell Tower was replaced in 1833. Of big work of consolidation took place in 1854-56. The canopy placed over the portal date limit of the 19th and 20th centuries. The walled part was recorded MH in 1927 and the MH listed Church in its entirety in 1995.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

fortified parish church Saint Theodulf
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Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

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Location and general information

  • identifier : 1586
  • item : église paroissiale fortifiée Saint-Théodulphe
  • Location of the building :
    • Aisne
    • Gronard
  • Address : place de l'Eglise
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 2357
  • Zip code of the municipality : 02140
  • Order in the communal list : 2
  • Name of the building : The building is designated by the following 2 names :
    • church
    • parish church
  • State :
    • current state of the monument : restored

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 4 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 16th century
    • 2nd quarter 16th century
    • 17th century
    • 1st quarter 17th century
  • Year : 1537
  • Investigation : 1997
  • Date of protection : 1995/03/10 : classé MH
  • Date taken into account : 2004/09/28

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 3 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • limestone
    • brick
    • average unit
  • Roofing : Coverage of this building is varied there are 7 different types :
    • roof with long tails
    • polygonal spire
    • rump
    • pavilion roof
    • polygonal hipped
    • conical roof
    • roof
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • the main material of this building is slate
  • Other about the composition roofs : 2 modes of coverage are listed
    • ribbed vault
    • cupola
  • Floors :
    • floor type : 1 vessel
  • Stairs :
    • A staircase has been cataloged in this monument is of type : scale
  • Decoration of the building : 2 forms of decoration are present
    • stained glass
    • sculpture
  • Representation : 3 ornamental motifs have been identified
    • Nativity
    • calvary
    • Resurrection of Christ
  • Typology : The typology consists of 2 elements
    • fortified church
    • decorated with glazed brick
  • Plan :
    • Plan Type 'Latin cross plan'

Monument and history of the place

  • Elements protected MH (historical monument) :
    • Any particular element of the building is subject to protection in our database.
  • Constituent areas :
    • a constituent part in this construction : cemetery
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • We do not know the different uses that have been made of this construction.

Other

  • Other : 3 various other information are available
    • Calvary
    • christ's resurrection and Nativity respectively on the bays 0
    • 1 and 2. bays 1 and 2 are signed l. v. gesta in toulouse. property of the municipality
  • Authors of the survey MH :
    • Brest Pierre-Yves
    • Ottaviani Judith
  • Mérimée reference : IA02000411

The complete official record is available at Conseil régional de Picardie - Service de l'Inventaire du patrimoine culturel5, rue Henry Daussy 80044 Amiens Cedex 1 - 03.22.97.33.73

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église paroissiale fortifiée Saint-Théodulphe, gronard
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Église Saint-Théodulphe de Gronard

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église paroissiale fortifiée Saint-Théodulphe, gronard
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église paroissiale fortifiée Saint-Théodulphe, gronard
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