Spinning of silk Liron, French Heritage monument to Saumane

Workshop on the ground floor, tile roof
* housing with roof covered in mechanical tiles, separated from the basis of a circular brick chimney by the old converted boiler on the terrace
* discount shed
* surface built in m2: 300 spinning of silk built and put in service in 1870 by Jean-Louis Liron, innkeeper. Passed successively to Louis - Arthur Liron (1880) and Leopold (1899). After 1918, the direction was entrusted to Fabien Noalhac, spinner of Ganges, which installs a damper in 1923, adds a small housing around 1930 and bought the building to the constitution of the society of spinning of silk des Hautes Cévennes (S.A.R.L.). Around 1950, Director Lam. End around 1960 and sale to Jacques Thérond that transforms into a House. New transformation in 1991 (reduction of full berries hanger in rectangular Windows).1909: 50 workers and 2 workers

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

spinning of silk Liron

Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

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Location and general information

  • identifier : 46441
  • item : filature de soie Liron
  • Location of the building :
    • Languedoc-Roussillon
    • Saumane
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 30310
  • Zip code of the municipality : 30125
  • Order in the communal list : 3
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : spinning
  • State : The building had 2 different states :
    • restored
    • abandoned

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 4 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 19th century
    • 3rd quarter 19th century
    • 20th century
    • 2nd quarter 20th century
  • Year : 1870
  • Investigation : 1989
  • Date taken into account : 1995/12/22

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 3 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • rubble
    • coating
    • schist
  • Roofing : Coverage of this building is varied there are 5 different types :
    • roof with long tails
    • sprocket cover
    • shed
    • pinion
    • roof
  • Materials (roofing) : 2 elements in the composition of the hedge, among them we noted
    • hollow tile
    • mechanical tile
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • A mode of coverage listed 'wood frame apparent'
  • Floors : 3 type of floors in this manual :
    • 1 vessel
    • ground floor
    • rez-de-chaussee
  • Stairs :
    • No stairs mentioned on this construction.
  • Decoration of the building :
    • No information about decoration.
  • Representation :
    • No information on the ornamentation of the place.
  • Typology : The typology consists of 3 elements
    • semicircular arc
    • rectangular
    • semicircle
  • 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 :
    • housing
    • workshop
    • manufacturing workshop
    • shelter
    • housing foreman
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • This building has been assigned the following use : home


  • Other :
    • other Information : private property
  • Author of the survey MH : Wienin Michel
  • Mérimée reference : IA00128679

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