Castle of Chanteloup, French Heritage monument to St germain les arpajon

Large corps de logis central of 13 spans on two square storeys
* the three central spans bays are surmounted by a triple window closed by a pediment. All date from the second half of the 18th century. Two angle turrets have been added at the beginning of the 19th century. Millstone and brick walls covered with a coating way stone at the edge of the Windows and the doors. Zinc roofing. Inside, the entry vestibule holds woodwork and 19th century cast-iron staircase. Le colombier de Saint-Eutrope recently lost its roof but retains its boulins clay and beautiful framing of doors in sandstone. In the 13th century, the Manor of Chanteloup is a House of Philippe le Bel. His wife, Jeanne of Navarre, founded on the land of Chanteloup, a chapel and a leper under the invocation of Saint-Eutrope. During the hundred years war, Edward III of England and his son, the Black Prince, stay there and destroy the region. Charles V was owner, as well as Jean, duc de Berry. In 1518, François 1er the Exchange against the House of the Tuileries, owned by Nicolas de Neuville. This allows the Hospital of Saint-Eutrope grow significantly. In 1504 he spent under the administration of the sisters grey hospital. In the 18th century, it belongs to the marquis of Maulévrier. The Revolution, it is the possession of Jacques-François Mallet, president of the Chamber of Auditors, which is important work and gives the main central building its present appearance. In 1792, Antoine Denis Chabanel expanded Park and shaved the convent of Saint-Eutrope, which remains the Dovecote. At the beginning of the 19th century, Montaleau Roettiers, future Mayor of Saint-Germain, profoundly changes it: it removes the wings already shortened by the previous owner and built the corner towers. His successor count de Gasq redevelops inside. It is now the property of the monks of the Italian congregation of St. Paul. Site registered 30/08/1977.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Castle of Chanteloup

Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Castle of Chanteloup, Large corps de logis central of 13 spans on two square storeys; the three central spans bays are surmounted by a triple window closed by a pediment. All date (...) Castle of Chanteloup, French Heritage monument to St germain les arpajon st germain les arpajon, essonne

Location and general information

  • identifier : 147190
  • item : château dit de Chanteloup
  • Location of the building :
    • Ile-de-France
    • Essonne
    • Saint-Germain-lès-Arpajon
  • Address : rue de la commune de Paris
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 91552
  • Zip code of the municipality : 91180
  • Order in the communal list : 3
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : castle
  • State :
    • current state of the monument : disrepair

Dates and times

  • Period of construction :
    • We have no information on the time of construction of this monument.
  • Investigation : 1998
  • Record Type : site inscrit
  • Date taken into account : 2000/11/30

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 4 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • coating
    • brick
    • millstone
    • sandstone
  • Roofing : Coverage of this building is varied there are 4 different types :
    • roof with long tails
    • rump
    • polygonal roof
    • roof
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • the main material of this building is zinc coverage
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • No information on the coverage of the place.
  • Floors : 3 type of floors in this manual :
    • 1 floor square
    • floor height
    • stage base
  • Stairs :
    • No stairs mentioned on this construction.
  • Decoration of the building : 2 forms of decoration are present
    • sculpture
    • carpentry
  • Representation : 2 ornamental motifs have been identified
    • arms
    • woman's head, kind fruit garland
  • 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 : 2 distinct parts in the constitution of this place :
    • park
    • by
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • the survey has allowed to identify a constituent part in this construction : dovecote
  • Use :
    • We do not know the different uses that have been made of this construction.


  • Other : 3 various other information are available
    • weapon family roettiers on the pediment of the façade
    • wood paneling coating of the entrance vestibule
    • fireplace in the lounge. privately owned legal person
  • Involved in the work : Philippe IV le Bel (habitant célèbre)Edouard III d'Angleterre (habitant célèbre)Charles V (habitant célèbre)Maulévrier, marquis de (habitant célèbre)
  • Author of the survey MH : Auduc Arlette
  • Mérimée reference : IA91000276

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