Castle of the Valade, French Heritage monument to Bourdeilles
Built in stone and coated limestone rubble, this castle has a square and a peak stage. A circular tower flanks the logis in the North-West and South-East
* inserting a spiral staircase, one of them would have a basis from the end of the 16th century. The logis is covered by a roof broken to hilltops
* terrassons them are protected by tile hollow while the Gables, with the southern side is regularly pierced with skylights, are by the flat tile. A portal connects the castle with a second housing dated 1768 and supplementing the site. The barn is located to the East, while North, stables are facing the secondary slot. La grange preserves the remains of a fireplace at the end of the 15th or the beginning of the 16th century between wall cupboard that is assuming the original field kitchens. Also note the presence of the circular Dovecote to the southeast of the area. Castle erected mostly in the 18th century on an older base that belonged to the Nice, the Cruveiller and the Lentilhac. Located on a plateau overlooking the Valley of the Valade, the castle was a noble Lair at the end of the 15th century. The castle was expanded in 1760 and the domain was then 600 hectares. Valade, who was part of the parish of Lisle, was attached to the commune of Bourdeilles in the Revolution. It was at these events that the castle was sold by Henri-Antoine nice Valade to François-Germain Dufaure de Rochefort. An agricultural school was established between 1851-1884.
Source: Ministry of Culture, France
Castle of the Valade, Built in stone and coated limestone rubble, this castle has a square and a peak stage. A circular tower flanks the logis in the North-West and South-East; (...) Castle of the Valade, French Heritage monument to Bourdeilles bourdeilles, dordogne
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