Older post, French Heritage monument to Beaune

The building, perpendicular to the street, consists of 2 buildings in the same alignment between 2 bodies. The North facade of the posterior body presents openings (Windows and skylights) segmental arch and a broken roof, the south facade of the rectangular openings and a long NAP. The body of earlier building is covered terrace, its facade on street, stone, is decorated with engaged columns, pilasters and sculpture. A span of segmental arch Windows has been preserved on the south facade of the body earlier, and 2 modern spans breakthroughs in one of the rear body. Apartment has been built on the floor of 2 bodies. HOTEL registration posts in relief on the facade, post and Telegraph on the side
* date 1909 engraved on the cartridge to the right pilaster. In 1890, the City Council asked closer the postoffice located rue Thiers city centre. In 1908, the post Administration accept the construction of a new building and rents a building belonging to the charity Office. This building, built in the 18th century (northern part) and the 19th century (southern part), is rebuilt, side street, according to the plans and specifications of the architect Louis Gagnerot, in 1909 approved. The work is completed in 1912. The rooms of the apartment have chimneys of the 18th and 19th centuries, probably displaced in the Interior redesign.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Older post

Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Older post, The building, perpendicular to the street, consists of 2 buildings in the same alignment between 2 bodies. The North facade of the posterior body presents (...) Older post, French Heritage monument to Beaune beaune, cote d'or

Location and general information

  • identifier : 25028
  • item : Ancienne poste
  • Location of the building :
    • Bourgogne
    • Côte-d'Or
    • Beaune
  • Address : rue de l'Enfant
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 21054
  • Zip code of the municipality : 21200
  • Order in the communal list : 12
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : post
  • State :
    • the current state of the monument is not known.

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 4 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 18th century
    • 19th century
    • 20th century
    • 1st quarter 20th century
  • Year : 1909
  • Investigation : 1988
  • Date taken into account : 2001/10/08

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 4 different types :
    • roof with long tails
    • terrace
    • roof with long tails broken
    • roof
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • the main material of this building is flat tile
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • No information on the coverage of the place.
  • Floors : 3 type of floors in this manual :
    • basement
    • floor height
    • 2 storey square
  • Stairs : 4 types of stairs have been cataloged in this monument, stairs are of type :
    • in frame
    • staircase
    • staircase
    • staircase to return
  • Decoration of the building :
    • The decor consists of 'sculpture'
  • Representation : 3 ornamental motifs have been identified
    • arms
    • vine
    • cockerel
  • Typology :
    • No information about typology.
  • Plan :
    • Plan Type 'regular rectangular'

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 :
    • no information.
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • This building has been assigned the following use : crèche


  • Other : 2 various other information are available
    • decoration on the facade type fall of girdle and cocks on the side pilasters
    • arms of the city on the coronation property of the municipality
  • Authors of the survey MH :
    • Olivereau Christian
    • Fromaget Brigitte
  • Mérimée reference : IA21000112

The complete official record is available at Conseil régional de Bourgogne - Service chargé de l'inventaireHôtel Chartraire de Montigny - 39/41, rue Vannerie 21000 Dijon -

Men involved in this construction

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