Old church Saint-André de Taxat, French Heritage monument to Taxat senat

The parish depended on the Priory of Saint-Germain de Salles. In 1796, the Church is sold as well national and used as a farm building. The Romanesque building consists of a nave with three bays flanked by narrow aisles, a transept with protruding arms and an apse apse once between two similarly vaulted apses (the Northern apsidal chapel has been removed). The vault of the nave has disappeared. A diaphragm wall separates nave and aisles in the transept which communicates by three openings topped by broken arches highlighted by the transoms. This diaphragm wall supports a steeple - wall pierced by two arcades. The transept is vaulted in cradle. Each end of the arm is pierced by a lobe bottom Bay. Presence of murals.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Old church Saint-André de Taxat
Crédit photo : (Old church Saint-André de Taxat, taxat senat)


Heritage listed, historical monument, or having been under investigation

Structural information

Old church Saint-André de Taxat, The parish depended on the Priory of Saint-Germain de Salles. In 1796, the Church is sold as well national and used as a farm building. The Romanesque building (...) Old church Saint-André de Taxat, French Heritage monument to Taxat senat 1 taxat senat, allier

Location and general information

  • identifier : 3868
  • item : Ancienne église Saint-André de Taxat
  • Location of the building :
    • Auvergne
    • Allier
    • Taxat-Senat
  • Place name : Taxat
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 3278
  • Zip code of the municipality : 03140
  • 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 : 2 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 12th century
    • 14th century
  • Date of protection : 1942/03/12 : inscrit MH

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 :
    • The decor consists of 'painting'
  • 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 :
    • This building has been assigned the following use : barn

Other

  • Other :
    • No additional information available in our database.
  • Comments : Disused.
  • Mérimée reference : PA00093309

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Old church Saint-André de Taxat, French Heritage monument to Taxat senat. Picture of Pascal-jean Rebillat Photographies
Ancienne église Saint-André de Taxat, taxat senat
Old church Saint-André de Taxat, French Heritage monument to Taxat senat. Picture of Pascal-jean Rebillat Photographies
Ancienne église Saint-André de Taxat, taxat senat
Old church Saint-André de Taxat, French Heritage monument to Taxat senat. Picture of Pascal-jean Rebillat Photographies
Ancienne église Saint-André de Taxat, taxat senat
Old church Saint-André de Taxat, French Heritage monument to Taxat senat. Picture of Pascal-jean Rebillat Photographies
Ancienne église Saint-André de Taxat, taxat senat
Old church Saint-André de Taxat, French Heritage monument to Taxat senat. Picture of Pascal-jean Rebillat Photographies
Ancienne église Saint-André de Taxat, taxat senat
Old church Saint-André de Taxat, French Heritage monument to Taxat senat. Picture of Pascal-jean Rebillat Photographies
Ancienne église Saint-André de Taxat, taxat senat
Old church Saint-André de Taxat, French Heritage monument to Taxat senat. Picture of Pascal-jean Rebillat Photographies
Ancienne église Saint-André de Taxat, taxat senat

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