Farm of Rochefort, French Heritage monument to Ostel

The home of this farm, isolated farm buildings arranged around the Court, holds one of the four sides of the property. Home, four spans long, is an imposing, with a ground floor home raised, a square floor and level of height. The walls rise is fully incorporated d´un regular equipment of stone contrasting with the composition of the bedrock. Located at the top of the berries as well as the strain of the chimneys, brick has a role both decorative and architectonic. The roof long pans and hilltops covered in tile is lace front of a pierced triangular skylight in two bays. The symmetrical distribution of the openings gives the whole a certain rigidity that the marquise de gateway tends to mitigate. The massive agricultural buildings distributed around the central space depending on the model type of the closed court farm, consist of a block of limestone rubble. all are provided with granaries openwork for crop storage. The center of the property is occupied by a parked area. This farm was entirely rebuilt after the first world war on the site of the former agricultural complex that seemed based on the material depicted, of relatively large size. Indeed, he had several large buildings distributed around a courtyard, the logis occupying one of the sides of this space. A loft adjacent housing at the rear of the property.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Farm of Rochefort
(Farm of Rochefort, ostel)

Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Farm of Rochefort, The home of this farm, isolated farm buildings arranged around the Court, holds one of the four sides of the property. Home, four spans long, is an imposing, (...) Farm of Rochefort, French Heritage monument to Ostel ostel, aisne

Location and general information

  • identifier : 2343
  • item : Ferme de Rochefort
  • Location of the building :
    • Aisne
    • Ostel
  • Place name : Rochefort
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 2577
  • Zip code of the municipality : 02370
  • Order in the communal list : 8
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : farm
  • State :
    • the current state of the monument is not known.

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 2 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 20th century
    • 2nd quarter 20th century
  • Investigation : 2003
  • Date taken into account : 2006/03/24

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 4 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • rubble
    • brick
    • ashlar
    • stone
  • Roofing : Coverage of this building is varied there are 3 different types :
    • roof with long tails
    • rump
    • roof
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • the main material of this building is tile
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • No information on the coverage of the place.
  • Floors : 5 type of floors in this manual :
    • basement
    • 1 floor square
    • floor height
    • ground floor raised
    • rez-de-chaussee
  • Stairs :
    • No stairs mentioned on this construction.
  • Decoration of the building :
    • No information about decoration.
  • Representation :
    • No information on the ornamentation of the place.
  • Typology :
    • No information about typology.
  • Plan :
    • Plan Type 'regular rectangular'

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 : 4 distinct parts in the constitution of this place :
    • court
    • barn
    • discount
    • barn
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • We do not know the different uses that have been made of this construction.


  • Other : 3 various other information are available
    • private property
    • © general Council of the aisne
    • © Act-pic
  • Picture : d83094af424484ea85cd3cebaa418a31.jpg
  • Author of the survey MH : Guérin Inès
  • Mérimée reference : IA02001579

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