Windmill oil, then cooperative farm (olive oil cooperative), French Heritage monument to Velaux

The northeastern gable presents a walled semicircular chanfrenee door and a door of the 18th century
* the northern corner of this facade is marked after chaining in rustic stone boss. The ground floor houses the piece for warehouse, the room with grinders and presses oil and the room containing the tanks
* called upstairs loft serves as a warehouse for the olives. The oil mill can be dated to the 16th century, reworked in the 18th century. The cooperative settled in this former mill oil from 1926
* This date appears on the gable is. The stem of all date from this period.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Windmill oil, then cooperative farm (olive oil cooperative)

Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Windmill oil, then cooperative farm (olive oil cooperative), The northeastern gable presents a walled semicircular chanfrenee door and a door of the 18th century; the northern corner of this facade is marked after (...) Windmill oil, then cooperative farm (olive oil cooperative), French Heritage monument to Velaux velaux, bouches du rhone

Location and general information

  • identifier : 11564
  • item : moulin à huile, puis coopérative agricole (coopérative oléicole)
  • Location of the building :
    • Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
    • Bouches-du-Rhône
    • Velaux
  • Address : 1 rue Curie
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 13112
  • Zip code of the municipality : 13880
  • Order in the communal list : 3
  • Name of the building : The building is designated by the following 4 names :
    • mill
    • agricultural cooperative
    • oil mill
    • opera
  • State :
    • current state of the monument : good condition

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 4 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 16th century
    • 18th century
    • 20th century
    • 2nd quarter 20th century
  • Year : 1926
  • Investigation : 1986
  • Date taken into account : 2005/06/03

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 2 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • coating
    • stone
  • Roofing :
    • We do not have this information.
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • the main material of this building is hollow tile
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • No information on the coverage of the place.
  • Floors :
    • floor type : 1 floor square
  • 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 : 3 distinct parts in the constitution of this place :
    • agricultural warehouse
    • press
    • oil press
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • We do not know the different uses that have been made of this construction.

Other

  • Other : 2 various other information are available
    • No information
    • region provence-alpes-Côte d'Azur
  • Authors of the survey MH :
    • Destombes Florence
    • Pauvarel Carole
  • Mérimée reference : IA13001162

The complete official record is available at Région Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur - Direction Culture et Patrimoine - Service de l'Inventaire général du patrimoine culturelGrand Horizon, 11-13 boulevard de Dunkerque, 13002 Marseille - 04 88 10 76 66


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