Castle of Puymaret, French Heritage monument to Malemort sur correze

The Castle occupies a strategic position on a spur at the outlet of the Correze, Brive-la-Gaillarde plain. Traces of Gallo-Roman occupation. There is a whole range of buildings from the 13th century (Square Tower of the oratory, central building containing the tank and the square Tower of staircase, the chapel remains...). After a fire in 1793, the castle is noted in the 19th century with integration of the remaining buildings
* a large body of building is built in the troubadour style. Repairs to the South and East wings after a fire in 1984.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Castle of Puymaret

Heritage listed, historical monument, or having been under investigation

Structural information

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Location and general information

  • identifier : 23844
  • item : Château de Puymaret
  • Location of the building :
    • Limousin
    • Corrèze
    • Malemort-sur-Corrèze
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 19123
  • Zip code of the municipality : 19360
  • Order in the communal list : 3
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : castle
  • State :
    • the current state of the monument is not known.

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 2 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 13th century
    • 19th century
  • Date of protection : 2000/05/04 : inscrit MH
  • Date taken into account : 2002/08/26

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials:
    • We do not have this information.
  • 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 :
    • any information about this construction.
  • 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) :2 parts of the building are subject to protection and are listed as follows :
    • archaeological site
    • ARC
  • Constituent areas :
    • no information.
  • 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 2000
  • Details : Château, ainsi que le terrain d' assiette correspondant à la parcelle AK 3 : inscription par arrêté du 4 mai 2000
  • Mérimée reference : PA19000008

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