City gate Porte Saint-Pierre, French Heritage monument to Pontarlier

Construction 1771 by Jean Claude Eléonore the Michaud of arcon
* small Tower 19th century

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

City gate Porte Saint-Pierre

Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

City gate Porte Saint-Pierre, « City gate Porte Saint-Pierre » is a construction of the city of Pontarlier (France, Doubs). City gate Porte Saint-Pierre, French Heritage monument to Pontarlier pontarlier, doubs

Location and general information

  • identifier : 37411
  • item : porte de ville dite porte Saint-Pierre
  • Location of the building :
    • Franche-Comté
    • Pontarlier
  • Address : place Saint-Pierre
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 25462
  • Zip code of the municipality : 25300
  • Order in the communal list : 72
  • Name of the building : The building is designated by the following 4 names :
    • door
    • city ??gate
    • city
    • port
  • State :
    • the current state of the monument is not known.

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 3 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 18th century
    • 3rd quarter 18th century
    • 19th century
  • Year : 1771
  • Investigation : 1978
  • Date of protection : 1970 : inscrit MH
  • Date taken into account : 1987 AVANT

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 3 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • limestone
    • ashlar
    • stone
  • Roofing :
    • We do not have this information.
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • We do not have this information.
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • No information on the coverage of the place.
  • Floors :
    • any information about this construction.
  • Stairs :
    • No stairs mentioned on this construction.
  • Decoration of the building :
    • The decor consists of 'sculpture'
  • Representation :
    • the only ornament listed is 'coat of arms'
  • 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 :
    • a constituent part in this construction : fountain
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • We do not know the different uses that have been made of this construction.


  • Other :
    • other Information : the town of pontarlier property of the municipality
  • Mérimée reference : IA00014361

The complete official record is available at service régional de l'inventaire Franche-Comte9 bis, rue Ch. Nodier 25043 Besançon Cedex -

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