Presbytery, French Heritage monument to Espalem

Frame doors and Windows in basalt on the ground floor and wood on the floor
* shed on the last part of constructed building consisting of three sets of different eras House
* the first House likely dates from the 16th century, if one believes the door moldings
* a second house was Deputy to the first, in the same alignment, probably in the 18th century or early 19th century. Finally, a last part shed was adjacent to the second house in the first half of the 19th century, before 1843, date in which it appears on the cadastral plan

Source: Ministry of Culture, France


Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Presbytery, Frame doors and Windows in basalt on the ground floor and wood on the floor; shed on the last part of constructed building consisting of three sets of (...) Presbytery, French Heritage monument to Espalem espalem, haute loire

Location and general information

  • identifier : 70153
  • item : Presbytère
  • Location of the building :
    • Auvergne
    • Haute-Loire
    • Espalem
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 43088
  • Zip code of the municipality : 43450
  • Order in the communal list : 20
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : rectory
  • State :
    • the current state of the monument is not known.

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 5 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 16th century
    • 18th century
    • 19th century
    • 1st quarter 19th century
    • First half 19th century
  • Investigation : 1987
  • Date taken into account : 2001/09/13

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 5 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • rubble
    • coating
    • wood
    • basalt
    • gneiss
  • Roofing : Coverage of this building is varied there are 4 different types :
    • roof with long tails
    • rump
    • shed
    • roof
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • the main material of this building is hollow tile
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • A mode of coverage listed 'barrel vault-handle-to-cart'
  • Floors : 4 type of floors in this manual :
    • 1 floor square
    • stage base
    • ground floor raised
    • 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 :
    • 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 :
    • no information.
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • This building has been assigned the following use : home


  • Other :
    • other Information : private property
  • Authors of the survey MH :
    • Luneau Jean-François
    • Gardelle Anne Marie de
  • Mérimée reference : IA43000468

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