House Eyssartier, French Heritage monument to Uzerche
Situee in the street Pierre Chalaud (intersection places release), the Eyssartier house, dating from XVe century, presents a frontage characteristic of the Renaissance style with splendid mullioned windows.
the Web site of the town of Uzerche the defined one in these terms: An Italian key in the middle of the old city the frontage of the Eyssartier house is more the good example uzerchois Renaissance architecture, with its mullioned windows, rehabilitees by a contemporary restoration
Part of construction is made of granite. She high on 4 level of rez-of-fits herself with the attic and has her principal frontage on the right a splendid tower in watch tower.
She was habitee at the XIXe century by a family of apothecaries (escutcheon with a mortar and rammer, in frontage) and in particular Eyssartier pharmacist, implies in the famous Lafarge business by selling arsenic.
This residence is indeed old pharmacy or Marie Lafarge-Capelle had buys the arsenic which would have been useful has to assassinate her own husband, in 1840. Following a lawsuit complicates or of expertises numbers contradictory had places, it was condamnee, without irrefutable evidence, with the forced labors has perpetuity. As some mentions it, miscarriage of justice or perfect crime, the Lafarge business constitutes a true legal enigma and fact part of the history of the area and for which, much of ink has runs. In a more contemporary register, it is amusing to note that documentation on this business (newspapers, collection, etc) is abundant compared to what one can learn on the masonry in particular.
(House Eyssartier, uzerche)
House Eyssartier, « House Eyssartier » is a construction of the city of Uzerche (France, Correze). House Eyssartier, French Heritage monument to Uzerche uzerche, correze
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Maison Eyssartier, uzerche
Description of this building by Lumière du matin :
Du gothique flamboyant au coeur de la ville
La façade de la maison Eyssartier est un bel exemple d'architecture de style Renaissance, après une restauration contemporaine: fenêtres à meneaux, arc en accolade et en anse de panier.
Ce bâtiment est classé Monument Historique.
Résidence séculaire des pharmaciens
Cette maison fut le logis des Eyssartier, famille d'apothicaires pendant plusieurs générations. En témoigne l'écusson au mortier en façade.
Source: Office du Tourisme - Uzerche
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