Remains of Lussac, French Heritage monument to Verteillac

Logis consists of a floor of basement housing a well of a ground floor raised with a central entrance gate, a square floor and a full House at addition. Roof tile hollow, has two hilltops in flat tile. The Eastern facade, five-span, is adorned by four pilasters with Ionic capital. It accesses the porch after a double fly Horseshoe staircase. The Interior distribution is ensured by a staircase located in the centreline. On the Western facade, an appendix stone support against the central span and perhaps a project of outdoor stair Tower. Located in the South, including the barn, farm buildings were largely destroyed. To the East, the barn adjacent to the porch and the pigeon House has been converted into housing. Still built in the second half of the 17th century by the family Faye de Lussac. The door entrance porch date from 1660. The logis resumed to 1824, as indicated by the vintage over the door of the South Gable. In the 18th century, the Dovecote was built to House a small living room. The farm of the area was still in activity shortly after World War II.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

remains of Lussac

Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

remains of Lussac, Logis consists of a floor of basement housing a well of a ground floor raised with a central entrance gate, a square floor and a full House at addition. Roof (...) Remains of Lussac, French Heritage monument to Verteillac verteillac, dordogne

Location and general information

  • identifier : 35778
  • item : demeure de Lussac
  • Location of the building :
    • Aquitaine
    • Dordogne
    • Verteillac
  • Place name : Lussac
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 24573
  • Zip code of the municipality : 24320
  • Order in the communal list : 6
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : residence
  • State :
    • the current state of the monument is not known.

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 2 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 17th century
    • Second half 17th century
  • Years :
    • 1660
    • 1824
  • Investigation : 2000
  • Date taken into account : 2005/02/16

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 2 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • ashlar
    • stone
  • Roofing : Coverage of this building is varied there are 3 different types :
    • roof with long tails
    • rump
    • roof
  • Materials (roofing) : 2 elements in the composition of the hedge, among them we noted
    • hollow tile
    • flat tile
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • No information on the coverage of the place.
  • Floors : 2 type of floors in this manual :
    • 1 floor square
    • fill in additional
  • Stairs : 3 types of stairs have been cataloged in this monument, stairs are of type :
    • spiral staircase
    • in frame
    • staircase
  • Decoration of the building :
    • No information about decoration.
  • Representation :
    • No information on the ornamentation of the place.
  • Typology :
    • No information about typology.
  • Plan :
    • We do not know the type of plan for this building.

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 : 5 distinct parts in the constitution of this place :
    • well
    • farm
    • barn
    • barn
    • pigeonhole
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • We do not know the different uses that have been made of this construction.


  • Other : 2 various other information are available
    • private property
    • © conseil Général de la dordogne
  • Involved in the work : Fayolle de Lussac (commanditaire)
  • Author of the survey MH : Marabout Vincent
  • Mérimée reference : IA24000881

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