Door of the Berry, French Heritage monument to Pradelles

Element of the defensive city walls. In General, the continuous fortifications were established at the beginning of the 14th century, shortly after the hundred years war. The door of the Berry, after the main door of the Hall, should be the most important. The book has kept any defensive unit and opens to the South on two arcs in third point which the second, lower, following the traditions of the fortifications, was used to receive the Harrow. The internal arching, basket, supported the House of defence and watchtower.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Door of the Berry
Crédit photo : (Door of the Berry, pradelles)


Heritage listed, historical monument, or having been under investigation

Structural information

Door of the Berry, Element of the defensive city walls. In General, the continuous fortifications were established at the beginning of the 14th century, shortly after the hundred (...) Door of the Berry, French Heritage monument to Pradelles pradelles, haute loire

Location and general information

  • identifier : 70353
  • item : Porte du Besset
  • Location of the building :
    • Auvergne
    • Haute-Loire
    • Pradelles
  • Address : rue du Mazel
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 43154
  • Zip code of the municipality : 43420
  • Order in the communal list : 11
  • Name of the building : The building is designated by the following 4 names :
    • door
    • city ??gate
    • city
    • port
  • State :
    • the current state of the monument is not known.

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 2 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 13th century
    • 14th century
  • Date of protection : 1972/11/22 : inscrit MH
  • Date taken into account : 1993/08/26

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials:
    • We do not have this information.
  • Roofing :
    • We do not have this information.
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • We do not have this information.
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • No information on the coverage of the place.
  • Floors :
    • any information about this construction.
  • 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 :
    • We do not know the different uses that have been made of this construction.

Other

  • Other :
    • other Information : owned by the 1992 municipality
  • Details : Porte du Besset (cad. AE non numérotée, joignant les parcelles 147 et 149) : inscription par arrêté du 22 novembre 1972
  • Mérimée reference : PA00092736

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Door of the Berry, French Heritage monument to Pradelles. Picture of pierre bastien
Porte du Besset, pradelles
Door of the Berry, French Heritage monument to Pradelles. Picture of pierre bastien
Porte du Besset, pradelles
Door of the Berry, French Heritage monument to Pradelles. Picture of pierre bastien
Porte du Besset, pradelles
Door of the Berry, French Heritage monument to Pradelles. Picture of pierre bastien
Porte du Besset, pradelles

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