Belfry, French Heritage monument to Saou

The belfry was built in the 16th century on an old Tower of l'Abbaye Saint-Thiers de Saou enclosure. Traces of deadly on the south facade. Sundial and mechanical clock.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Belfry
Crédit photo : (Belfry, saou)


Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Belfry, The belfry was built in the 16th century on an old Tower of l'Abbaye Saint-Thiers de Saou enclosure. Traces of deadly on the south facade. Sundial and (...) Belfry, French Heritage monument to Saou saou, drome

Location and general information

  • identifier : 38073
  • item : beffroi
  • Location of the building :
    • Rhône-Alpes
    • Saou
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 26336
  • Zip code of the municipality : 26400
  • Order in the communal list : 3
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : belfry
  • State :
    • current state of the monument : restored

Dates and times

  • Period of construction :
    • The building dates mainly from the period : 16th century
  • Investigation : 1996
  • Date of protection : 1926/07/17 : inscrit MH
  • Date taken into account : 1997/06/10

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 7 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • limestone
    • coating
    • partial coating
    • small device
    • sandstone
    • molasse
    • ragstone
  • Roofing : Coverage of this building is varied there are 4 different types :
    • pavilion roof
    • sprocket cover
    • pinion
    • roof
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • the main material of this building is hollow tile
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • No information on the coverage of the place.
  • Floors :
    • floor type : 4-storey square
  • Stairs :
    • A staircase has been cataloged in this monument is of type : scale
  • Decoration of the building :
    • No information about decoration.
  • Representation :
    • No information on the ornamentation of the place.
  • Typology :
    • The only information on the typology 'bell tower'
  • Plan :
    • Plan Type 'regular square 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.
  • Remarkable elements : élévation
  • Constituent areas :
    • no information.
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • This building has been assigned the following use : public clock

Other

  • Other :
    • other Information : public property
  • Author of the survey MH : Bénetière Marie-Hélène
  • Mérimée reference : IA26000021

The complete official record is available at service régional de l'inventaire Rhône-AlpesLe Grenier d'Abondance - 6, Quai Saint Vincent - 69001 Lyon - 04.72.00.43.70

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