Church, temple, French Heritage monument to Berstett

The rectangular nave, two spans of arched Windows, is capped. The painting of the ceiling subwoofers has been removed. The organ Loft is based on two wooden columns. A triumphal arch in arches mark the entrance of the choir vaulted full cradle hanger. It ends in a semicircular apse skewed, covered by a vault apse. The former Bell Tower has been preserved on two levels. At the base, it rests on a molded Base. A departure from pillars is still visible against the apse. A corner-stone is decorated with an incised mask. The primitive Church of the 12th century, it remains the base of the tower and the apse. A few corner stones were reused during the construction of the nave, dated 1728 on the lintel of the North Gate. The upper part of the Bell Tower dated 1742 (on the North window). The cemetery surrounding the temple was moved to 1882. A few tombs of the 19th century have been preserved. An inscription on the organ gallery the restoration of the building in 1913 under the leadership of architect H Solomon, and the damage caused by lightning in 1927.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Church, temple

Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Church, temple, The rectangular nave, two spans of arched Windows, is capped. The painting of the ceiling subwoofers has been removed. The organ Loft is based on two wooden (...) Church, temple, French Heritage monument to Berstett berstett, bas rhin

Location and general information

  • identifier : 160665
  • item : église, temple
  • Location of the building :
    • Alsace
    • Bas-Rhin
    • Berstett
  • Address : rue de Rumersheim
  • Place name : Gimbrett
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 67034
  • Zip code of the municipality : 67370
  • Order in the communal list : 48
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : temple
  • State :
    • the current state of the monument is not known.

Dates and times

  • Period of construction :
    • We have no information on the time of construction of this monument.
  • Years :
    • 1728
    • 1742
  • Investigation : 1995
  • Date taken into account : 1997/03/10

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 3 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • rubble
    • coating
    • sandstone
  • 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 :
    • floor type : 1 vessel
  • 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 :
    • The only information on the typology 'choir tour'
  • 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 : 2 distinct parts in the constitution of this place :
    • enclosure
    • cemetery
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • We do not know the different uses that have been made of this construction.


  • Other :
    • No additional information available in our database.
  • Authors of the survey MH :
    • Poinsot Gilbert
    • Grimm Vincent
  • Mérimée reference : IA67005697

The complete official record is available at Région Alsace - Service de l'Inventaire du Patrimoine culturelPalais du Rhin - 2 Place de la République 67000 Strasbourg -

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