Mansion said hotel Merigat or Roumailhac Castle and Nanchapt mansion, French Heritage monument to La tour blanche

Located on the former site of God-market on the outskirts of the White Tower, this particular hotel has two corps de logis at right angles, brought together by an octagonal tower with a spiral staircase. The Tower has a gate from the 16th century beautiful execution, including monolith, carved lintel ogee and flanked by two pinnacles, is decorated with rounded and completed by a plant jewel hooks. The oriental House consists of a ground floor, a square floor and a floor of height
* long panels roof is pierced with a large skylight mullioned, today almost filled, required a triangular pediment and sculptures. Other animal representations are gargoyles on the southern Gable. The North building is completed South-West by a small lower wing which originally was a chapel. This addition has been transformed into housing at the beginning of the 20th century and to close the Courtyard by extending the porch. In the courtyard, a gallery in front of the North Wing is worn by round batteries collected by three arches. The exterior of this wing, overlooking the square, was pierced by revised mullioned Windows, the roof long half-timbered being punctuated by Dormer Windows with triangular pediments, which one is in a cartridge the date 1617. This façade is extended by a turret square at the north end. Mansion completed in 1617 by Louis Mérigat, Lord of Beaulieu. He was also the property of Jean Carrier, Lord of Nancre, Advisor and Secretary of the King at the end of the 17th century. By his marriage, his daughter brought home and its dependencies to her husband, whose son was Lord of Nanchapt. It is at the end of the 19th century a certain Roumailhac buys the mansion, and was the owner a 30 years. This House Renaissance was called 'House of the market God' as early as the 17th century, as located near the Hall and the square of the same name. Construction probably began during the 16th century to extend until the beginning of the 17th century. No transformation is noticeable between 1617 and the end of the 19th century.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Mansion said hotel Merigat or Roumailhac Castle and Nanchapt mansion

Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Mansion said hotel Merigat or Roumailhac Castle and Nanchapt mansion, Located on the former site of God-market on the outskirts of the White Tower, this particular hotel has two corps de logis at right angles, brought together by (...) Mansion said hotel Merigat or Roumailhac Castle and Nanchapt mansion, French Heritage monument to La tour blanche la tour blanche, dordogne

Location and general information

  • identifier : 35674
  • item : hôtel particulier dit hôtel Mérigat ou château de Roumailhac ou manoir de Nanchapt
  • Location of the building :
    • Aquitaine
    • Dordogne
    • La Tour-Blanche
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 24554
  • Zip code of the municipality : 24320
  • Order in the communal list : 10
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : hotel
  • State :
    • the current state of the monument is not known.

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 3 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 16th century
    • 16th century 17th century limit
    • 17th century
  • Year : 1617
  • Investigation : 2000
  • Date of protection : 1948/06/24 : inscrit MH partiellement
  • Date taken into account : 2005/02/16

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 6 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • limestone
    • rubble
    • coating
    • partial coating
    • ashlar
    • stone
  • Roofing : Coverage of this building is varied there are 3 different types :
    • roof with long tails
    • conical roof
    • 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 : 4 type of floors in this manual :
    • 1 floor square
    • floor height
    • ground floor raised
    • rez-de-chaussee
  • Stairs : 4 types of stairs have been cataloged in this monument, stairs are of type :
    • spiral staircase
    • masonry
    • staircase half-off-work
    • spiral staircase in masonry
  • Decoration of the building :
    • No information about decoration.
  • Representation :
    • No information on the ornamentation of the place.
  • Typology :
    • No information about typology.
  • Plan : 2 types of plan in this building
    • Plan regular L
    • regular plan

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 :
    • We do not know the different uses that have been made of this construction.

Other

  • Other : 3 various other information are available
    • property of the municipality
    • private property
    • © conseil Général de la dordogne
  • Details : façades et toitures: inscription par arrêté du 24 juin 1948.
  • Author of the survey MH : Becker Line
  • Mérimée reference : IA24000889

The complete official record is available at Conseil régional d'Aquitaine - Service chargé de l'inventaire54, rue Magendie 33077 Bordeaux Cedex - 05.57.95.02.02


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