Church Saint-Denis, French Heritage monument to Chazemais

Village dating in part from the 12th century Romanesque church. The Church was owned before the 9th century by the Abbey of Saint-Denis, which Charlemagne restored the 802. Lost again by Abbey, it it was made again in the 11th century, as a dependency of the Priory of the Chapelaude. In the 12th century, it passes in the diocese of Bourges. The 12th-century building remains the choir to flat, vaulted cradle and pierced a window on each of its three sides. The crossing of the transept which precedes the choir is covered with a dome on squinches. The Southern Cross is vaulted in cradle. The Northern Cross was rebuilt in the 15th century. The Bell Tower has a characteristic form of the Bourbonnais.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Church Saint-Denis

Heritage listed, historical monument, or having been under investigation

Structural information

Church Saint-Denis, Village dating in part from the 12th century Romanesque church. The Church was owned before the 9th century by the Abbey of Saint-Denis, which Charlemagne (...) Church Saint-Denis, French Heritage monument to Chazemais chazemais, allier

Location and general information

  • identifier : 3313
  • item : Eglise Saint-Denis
  • Location of the building :
    • Auvergne
    • Allier
    • Chazemais
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 3072
  • Zip code of the municipality : 03370
  • Order in the communal list : 1
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : church
  • State :
    • the current state of the monument is not known.

Dates and times

  • Period of construction :
    • The building dates mainly from the period : 12th century
  • Date of protection : 1952/05/27 : inscrit MH
  • Date taken into account : 1993/08/27

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials:
    • We do not have this information.
  • Roofing :
    • We do not have this information.
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • We do not have this information.
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • No information on the coverage of the place.
  • Floors :
    • any information about this construction.
  • 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 :
    • 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 :
    • no information.
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • We do not know the different uses that have been made of this construction.

Other

  • Other :
    • other Information : owned by the 1992 municipality
  • Details : Eglise : inscription par arrêté du 27 mai 1952
  • Mérimée reference : PA00093058

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