Benedict cognac spirits distillery, French Heritage monument to St jean d angely

Chais in coated limestone rubble, ground floor and floor height, covered with a slate roof. Employer housing stone, a square floor and a floor of height, with pine nuts discovered slate roof. Cognac House created at this location, on the banks of the buttons for Fabien Benoît circa 1900
* the cellars are built in 1897 and management housing in 1901. In 1916, the buildings were sold to Eugénie Roucolle, giving them in 1930 to Roger Coffre, dealer and engineer. The date of cessation of activity is unknown.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Benedict cognac spirits distillery

Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Benedict cognac spirits distillery, Chais in coated limestone rubble, ground floor and floor height, covered with a slate roof. Employer housing stone, a square floor and a floor of height, with (...) Benedict cognac spirits distillery, French Heritage monument to St jean d angely st jean d angely, charente maritime

Location and general information

  • identifier : 21036
  • item : Distillerie d'eaux-de-vie de cognac Benoît
  • Location of the building :
    • Poitou-Charentes
    • Charente-Maritime
    • Saint-Jean-d'Angély
  • Address : 28 quai de Bernouet
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 17347
  • Zip code of the municipality : 17400
  • Order in the communal list : 6
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : distillery
  • State : The building had 2 different states :
    • remains
    • abandoned

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 4 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 19th century
    • 4th quarter 19th century
    • 20th century
    • 1st quarter 20th century
  • Years :
    • 1897
    • 1901
  • Investigation : 1997
  • Date taken into account : 2000/08/30

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 5 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • limestone
    • rubble
    • coating
    • ashlar
    • stone
  • Roofing : Coverage of this building is varied there are 5 different types :
    • roof with long tails
    • sprocket cover
    • pinion discovered
    • pinion
    • roof
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • the main material of this building is slate
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • No information on the coverage of the place.
  • Floors : 2 type of floors in this manual :
    • 1 floor square
    • floor height
  • 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 :
    • housing
    • housing employers
    • chai
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • We do not know the different uses that have been made of this construction.

Other

  • Other :
    • other Information : private property
  • Author of the survey MH : Pouvreau Pascale
  • Mérimée reference : IA17000349

The complete official record is available at Conseil régional de Poitou-Charentes - Service chargé de l'inventaire102, Grand'Rue - BP 553 86020 Poitiers Cedex - 05.49.36.30.30


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