Castle, French Heritage monument to Montchaude

Building built in the 4th quarter 16th century for the Saint gelais
* According to Abbé Michon, is the work of Antoine Fontan, architect of the Château de la Rochefoucauld
* important restorations around 1890 under the direction of Edouard Warin, then Raymond Baker

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Castle
Crédit photo : (Castle, montchaude)


Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Castle, Building built in the 4th quarter 16th century for the Saint gelais; According to Abbé Michon, is the work of Antoine Fontan, architect of the Château de la (...) Castle, French Heritage monument to Montchaude montchaude, charente

Location and general information

  • identifier : 17958
  • item : Château
  • Location of the building :
    • Poitou-Charentes
    • Charente
    • Montchaude
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 16224
  • Zip code of the municipality : 16300
  • Order in the communal list : 2
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : castle
  • State :
    • current state of the monument : restored

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 4 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 16th century
    • 4th quarter 16th century
    • 19th century
    • 4th quarter 19th century
  • Date of notice : 1987 AVANT
  • Investigation : 1986

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 9 different types :
    • roof with long tails
    • rump
    • pavilion roof
    • sprocket cover
    • pinion discovered
    • conical roof
    • roof with long tails broken
    • 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 : 3 types of stairs have been cataloged in this monument, stairs are of type :
    • staircase
    • staircase
    • staircase to return
  • Decoration of the building :
    • The decor consists of 'sculpture'
  • Representation :
    • the only ornament listed is 'coat of arms'
  • 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.
  • Remarkable elements : lambris
  • Constituent areas : 11 distinct parts in the constitution of this place :
    • park
    • terrace median
    • common
    • garden
    • stable
    • aviary
    • bridge
    • ditch
    • pigeonhole
    • terrace
    • by
  • 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
    • Dormer Windows adorned with floral motifs
    • arabesques
    • coats private property
  • Mérimée reference : IA00041463

The complete official record is available at service régional de l'inventaire Poitou-Charentes102, Grand'rue 86020 Poitiers - 05.49.36.30.30

Men involved in this construction

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Castle, French Heritage monument to Montchaude. Picture of Pierrebrune
Château, montchaude
Castle, French Heritage monument to Montchaude. Picture of Pierrebrune
Château, montchaude
Description of this building by Pierrebrune :

Fontaine du château dite fontaine St Cybard

Castle, French Heritage monument to Montchaude. Picture of Pierrebrune
Château, montchaude
Description of this building by Pierrebrune :

Fontaine St Cybard

Castle, French Heritage monument to Montchaude. Picture of Pierrebrune
Château, montchaude
Description of this building by Pierrebrune :

Fontaine St Cybard

Castle, French Heritage monument to Montchaude. Picture of Pierrebrune
Château, montchaude
Description of this building by Pierrebrune :

Fontaine St Cybard


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