Parish Church Saint Peter, Saint Paul, French Heritage monument to Beissat

Word Saint-Pierre Saint-Paul
* patronage belonging to the Abbey of Port-Dieu
* dated from the 13th century restoration in the middle of the 18th century (date 1742 registered in the choir)
* repairs of two chapels in 1760, by Pastor Gilbert Michon
* visit of the Bishop in 1777, finding 'Church in good condition'
* repairs in 1841, 1874, 1877, 1901

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Parish Church Saint Peter, Saint Paul
(Parish Church Saint Peter, Saint Paul, beissat)

Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Parish Church Saint Peter, Saint Paul, Word Saint-Pierre Saint-Paul; patronage belonging to the Abbey of Port-Dieu; dated from the 13th century restoration in the middle of the 18th century (date (...) Parish Church Saint Peter, Saint Paul, French Heritage monument to Beissat beissat, creuse

Location and general information

  • identifier : 32701
  • item : Eglise Paroissiale Saint-Pierre, Saint-Paul
  • Location of the building :
    • Limousin
    • Beissat
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 23019
  • Zip code of the municipality : 23260
  • Order in the communal list : 4
  • Name of the building : The building is designated by the following 2 names :
    • church
    • parish church
  • State :
    • the current state of the monument is not known.

Dates and times

  • Period of construction :
    • We have no information on the time of construction of this monument.
  • Year : 1742
  • Investigation : 1986
  • Date taken into account : 1987 AVANT

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 4 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • rubble
    • ashlar
    • stone
    • granite
  • Roofing : Coverage of this building is varied there are 2 different types :
    • roof with long tails
    • roof
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • the main material of this building is slate
  • Other about the composition roofs : 2 modes of coverage are listed
    • ribbed vault
    • barrel vault
  • Floors :
    • floor type : 1 vessel
  • 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 : The typology consists of 2 elements
    • flat bed
    • tower wall
  • Plan :
    • Plan Type 'elongated plane'

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 : 3 distinct parts in the constitution of this place :
    • monumental cross
    • monument
    • cross
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • We do not know the different uses that have been made of this construction.


  • Other :
    • other Information : property of the municipality
  • Picture : 2377aefb8b4682c807edfd80ef9a3c80.jpg
  • Mérimée reference : IA00030627

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