Known as mill Saint-Christophe moulin or moulin de bridges, French Heritage monument to St christophe le chaudry

Flour mill in a square floor covered in slate with gambrel roof. Other buildings covered in flat tile. Logis of the sucker on the ground floor. 3-wheel paddle operated 3 pairs of millstones. Mechanism in wood until 1856 attested since the 15th century known as Moulin de Saint-Christophe, on the Cassini map known as moulin of the bridges mentioned. On the former cadastre, the mill is divided into two buildings (separated by a bief) including the ground floor (4th quarter 18th century?) are reused during the transformation of the mill in mill in 1864. The mill is then raised by 2 levels and the two original buildings are connected. The mill hydraulic energy, operating with 3 vertical wheels turns from this date in flour mill powered by steam as early as 1892. The mill stops working in 1973.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

known as mill Saint-Christophe moulin or moulin de bridges

Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

known as mill Saint-Christophe moulin or moulin de bridges, Flour mill in a square floor covered in slate with gambrel roof. Other buildings covered in flat tile. Logis of the sucker on the ground floor. 3-wheel paddle (...) Known as mill Saint-Christophe moulin or moulin de bridges, French Heritage monument to St christophe le chaudry st christophe le chaudry, cher

Location and general information

  • identifier : 22960
  • item : minoterie dite moulin de Saint-Christophe ou moulin des Ponts
  • Location of the building :
    • Cher
    • Saint-Christophe-le-Chaudry
  • Place name : le Moulin de Saint-Christophe
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 18203
  • Zip code of the municipality : 18270
  • Order in the communal list : 18
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : mill
  • State :
    • current state of the monument : disrepair

Dates and times

  • Period of construction :
    • We have no information on the time of construction of this monument.
  • Year : 1864
  • Investigation : 1995
  • Date taken into account : 2001/11/26

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 3 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • rubble
    • coating
    • sandstone
  • Roofing : Coverage of this building is varied there are 5 different types :
    • roof with long tails
    • rump
    • shed
    • pinion
    • roof
  • Materials (roofing) : 2 elements in the composition of the hedge, among them we noted
    • slate
    • flat tile
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • No information on the coverage of the place.
  • Floors : 2 type of floors in this manual :
    • 1 floor square
    • rez-de-chaussee
  • Stairs : 4 types of stairs have been cataloged in this monument, stairs are of type :
    • straight staircase
    • in frame
    • stairs in work-
    • straight staircase, carpentry
  • Decoration of the building :
    • No information about decoration.
  • Representation :
    • No information on the ornamentation of the place.
  • Typology :
    • The only information on the typology 'barn'
  • 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 : 6 distinct parts in the constitution of this place :
    • well
    • barn
    • horse stable
    • bread oven
    • barn
    • oven
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • We do not know the different uses that have been made of this construction.

Other

  • Other :
    • other Information : public property
  • Author of the survey MH : Chazelle Annie
  • Mérimée reference : IA18000116

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