Chateau Saint Eloi, farm, French Heritage monument to Retheuil

Old chapel with gable covered in flat tile
* adjoining turret with conical roof zinc
* Logis served by a staircase implementation, with roof long broken panels covered gabled, slate and zinc
* Dovecote covered with a pavilion in flat tile roof
* farm buildings served by a staircase in work square frame, suspended, with covered gable roof tile flat and mechanical tile Castle reported from the middle age, there are still parts of the 13th century chapel. the adjoining Tower and chapel Saint-Eloi in the enclosure are perhaps built in the 16th century
* in the 17th or 18th century are high the Dovecote and part of farm buildings
* the chapel of the castle is redesigned in 1773 (its gable bears the date). in the 19th century, the Castle serves as a farm, the Chapel is transformed into a logis and a building is constructed next to increase the living area
* in the 20th century, the farm buildings have been altered or restored (Northern and Eastern wings, colombier) and the farm has been endowed with new hangars and sheds to the North and West

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Chateau Saint Eloi, farm

Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Chateau Saint Eloi, farm, Old chapel with gable covered in flat tile; adjoining turret with conical roof zinc; Logis served by a staircase implementation, with roof long broken panels (...) Chateau Saint Eloi, farm, French Heritage monument to Retheuil retheuil, aisne

Location and general information

  • identifier : 2499
  • item : Château Saint Eloi, Ferme
  • Location of the building :
    • Aisne
    • Retheuil
  • Address :
    • 22 rue du Château
    • 1, 2 Chemin des Poiriers
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 2644
  • Zip code of the municipality : 02600
  • Order in the communal list : 1
  • 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 : 5 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 16th century
    • 17th century
    • 18th century
    • 19th century
    • 20th century
  • Year : 1773
  • Investigation : 1985
  • Date taken into account : 1991/03/08

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 3 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • limestone
    • rubble
    • average unit
  • Roofing : Coverage of this building is varied there are 8 different types :
    • roof with long tails
    • pavilion roof
    • tied
    • sprocket cover
    • conical roof
    • roof with long tails broken
    • pinion
    • roof
  • Materials (roofing) : 4 elements in the composition of the hedge, among them we noted
    • slate
    • flat tile
    • zinc coverage
    • mechanical tile
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • No information on the coverage of the place.
  • Floors :
    • floor type : 1 floor square
  • Stairs : 4 types of stairs have been cataloged in this monument, stairs are of type :
    • in frame
    • stairs in work-
    • suspended
    • staircase bracket
  • Decoration of the building :
    • The decor consists of 'sculpture'
  • Representation :
    • No information on the ornamentation of the place.
  • Typology :
    • The only information on the typology 'farm courtyard'
  • Plan :
    • We do not know the type of plan for this building.

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


  • Other :
    • other Information : support: apse of the chapel private property type support: apse of the chapel private property
  • Author of the survey MH : Riboulleau Christiane
  • Mérimée reference : IA00067119

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