Benedictine Abbey, French Heritage monument to Murbach

Abbey founded around 728
* deletions late 10th century by Hungarians. burned in 1382 and restoration
* late 16th century restored monastic buildings
* entrance North and South buildings, current presbytery, stables between 1693 and 1699 by integrating older remnants
* monastic buildings reconstructed from 1726 on plans attributed to Giovanni Gaspari Bagnato said Jean Milan, then by Louis de Cormontaigne after 1729
* work stopped in 1739 when religious leave Murbach for Guebwiller
* the materials used in the construction of the new Church of Guebwiller, to 1850 construction of houses in the cellars of the main building

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Benedictine Abbey
Crédit photo : (Benedictine Abbey, murbach)


Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Benedictine Abbey, Abbey founded around 728; deletions late 10th century by Hungarians. burned in 1382 and restoration; late 16th century restored monastic buildings; entrance (...) Benedictine Abbey, French Heritage monument to Murbach murbach, haut rhin

Location and general information

  • identifier : 115238
  • item : Abbaye de bénédictins
  • Location of the building :
    • Alsace
    • Haut-Rhin
    • Murbach
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 68229
  • Zip code of the municipality : 68530
  • Order in the communal list : 1
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : abbey
  • State :
    • current state of the monument : remains

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 7 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 14th century
    • 16th century
    • First half 16th century
    • 17th century
    • 4th quarter 17th century
    • 18th century
    • 2nd quarter 18th century
  • Investigation : 1965
  • Date taken into account : 1989/10/18

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials:
    • This construction is mainly composed of sandstone
  • Roofing : Coverage of this building is varied there are 4 different types :
    • roof with long tails
    • rump
    • half-hipped
    • roof
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • the main material of this building is tile
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • A mode of coverage listed 'vault'
  • Floors :
    • any information about this construction.
  • Stairs : 7 types of stairs have been cataloged in this monument, stairs are of type :
    • spiral staircase
    • distribution outside staircase
    • straight staircase
    • staircase
    • staircase
    • staircase to return
    • staircase distribution
  • Decoration of the building :
    • The decor consists of 'sculpture'
  • Representation :
    • the only ornament listed is '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 : 3 distinct parts in the constitution of this place :
    • garden
    • stable
    • cloister
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • We do not know the different uses that have been made of this construction.

Other

  • Other : 3 various other information are available
    • unidentified weapons
    • arms of hagenbach
    • egon of furstenberg privately owned weapons
  • Mérimée reference : IA00054802

The complete official record is available at Région Alsace - Service de l'Inventaire du Patrimoine culturelPalais du Rhin - 2 Place de la République 67000 Strasbourg - 03.88.15.38.31

Men involved in this construction

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Benedictine Abbey, French Heritage monument to Murbach. Picture of gerardgg
Abbaye de bénédictins, murbach
Benedictine Abbey, French Heritage monument to Murbach. Picture of gerardgg
Abbaye de bénédictins, murbach
Benedictine Abbey, French Heritage monument to Murbach. Picture of gerardgg
Abbaye de bénédictins, murbach
Benedictine Abbey, French Heritage monument to Murbach. Picture of gerardgg
Abbaye de bénédictins, murbach
Benedictine Abbey, French Heritage monument to Murbach. Picture of gerardgg
Abbaye de bénédictins, murbach
Benedictine Abbey, French Heritage monument to Murbach. Picture of gerardgg
Abbaye de bénédictins, murbach
Benedictine Abbey, French Heritage monument to Murbach. Picture of gerardgg
Abbaye de bénédictins, murbach
Benedictine Abbey, French Heritage monument to Murbach. Picture of gerardgg
Abbaye de bénédictins, murbach
Benedictine Abbey, French Heritage monument to Murbach. Picture of gerardgg
Abbaye de bénédictins, murbach
Benedictine Abbey, French Heritage monument to Murbach. Picture of gerardgg
Abbaye de bénédictins, murbach
Benedictine Abbey, French Heritage monument to Murbach. Picture of gerardgg
Abbaye de bénédictins, murbach
Benedictine Abbey, French Heritage monument to Murbach. Picture of gerardgg
Abbaye de bénédictins, murbach
Benedictine Abbey, French Heritage monument to Murbach. Picture of gerardgg
Abbaye de bénédictins, murbach
Benedictine Abbey, French Heritage monument to Murbach. Picture of gerardgg
Abbaye de bénédictins, murbach
Benedictine Abbey, French Heritage monument to Murbach. Picture of gerardgg
Abbaye de bénédictins, murbach
Benedictine Abbey, French Heritage monument to Murbach. Picture of gerardgg
Abbaye de bénédictins, murbach
Benedictine Abbey, French Heritage monument to Murbach. Picture of gerardgg
Abbaye de bénédictins, murbach
Benedictine Abbey, French Heritage monument to Murbach. Picture of gerardgg
Abbaye de bénédictins, murbach
Benedictine Abbey, French Heritage monument to Murbach. Picture of gerardgg
Abbaye de bénédictins, murbach
Benedictine Abbey, French Heritage monument to Murbach. Picture of gerardgg
Abbaye de bénédictins, murbach
Benedictine Abbey, French Heritage monument to Murbach. Picture of gerardgg
Abbaye de bénédictins, murbach
Benedictine Abbey, French Heritage monument to Murbach. Picture of gerardgg
Abbaye de bénédictins, murbach
Benedictine Abbey, French Heritage monument to Murbach. Picture of gerardgg
Abbaye de bénédictins, murbach
Benedictine Abbey, French Heritage monument to Murbach. Picture of gerardgg
Abbaye de bénédictins, murbach
Benedictine Abbey, French Heritage monument to Murbach. Picture of gerardgg
Abbaye de bénédictins, murbach

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