Ancient city of Alba Helviorum, French Heritage monument to Alba la romaine

Gallo-Roman city whose construction extends from the 1st century BC to the 4th century AD. Set consisting of a forum, a monumental Palace, a theatre, and a Romanesque (12th century) Church with Cemetery (from the 12th century to 1730). The Church consists of a single nave with a semicircular apse. A vault of warheads chapel was added in the 14th century.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Ancient city of Alba Helviorum

Heritage listed, historical monument, or having been under investigation

Structural information

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Location and general information

  • identifier : 7115
  • item : Agglomération antique d'Alba Helviorum
  • Location of the building :
    • Rhône-Alpes
    • Ardèche
    • Alba-la-Romaine
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 7005
  • Zip code of the municipality : 07400
  • Order in the communal list : 1
  • Name of the building : The building is designated by the following 3 names :
    • archaeological site
    • agglomeration
    • civitas
  • State :
    • current state of the monument : remains

Dates and times

  • Period of construction :
    • The building dates mainly from the period : Gallo-Roman
  • Dates of protection :
    • 1986/07/31 : inscrit MH
    • 1989/06/28 : classé MH
    • 2006/09/21 : classé MH
  • Date taken into account : 1993/12/03

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 'mosaic'
  • 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

  • Interest of the building : Parcelle A 1174 déjà classée 26 11 1973 (arrêté). Instance de classement sur parcelle A 1445 : 11 01 1985 ; inscription 06 01 1986 (vestiges situés sur la parcelle A 1445) (arrêté) abrogée par arrêté du 26 septembre 1988. Voir aussi notice PA00116622 (théatre antique).
  • 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 : 3 various other information are available
    • property of a private person
    • property of the municipality
    • property of the 1992 Department
  • Details : Les vestiges situés sur la parcelle A 1108 : inscription par arrêté du 31 juillet 1986 - Les vestiges situés sur les parcelles A 961, 962, 1109, 1115, 1118 à 1124, 1133, 1134, 1139, 1141 à 1143, 1146 à 1148, 1151, 1152, 1156, 1158, 1160 à 1163, 1167, 1169, 1173, 1174, 1419 : classement par arrêté du 28 juin 1989 - L'ensemble des vestiges et parcelles de la ville antique situés aux lieuxdits "Le Palais" et "Bagnols" (cad. A 960, 997 à 1000, 1137, 1138, 1140, 1144, 1145, 1149, 1153 à 1155, 1159, 1164, 1165, 1450, 1598, 1647, 1657) : classement par arrêté du 21 septembre 2006
  • Mérimée reference : PA00116620

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