St. Peter's Church, French Heritage monument to Salettes

The 15th century church that was dependent on the Abbey of Tournus before 1120. Because of this former membership, the early Church had to be destroyed and then rebuilt in the 15th century. Building presents a nave with three bays arched barrel broken. Pentagonal apse on both sides, warheads and Keystone, Windows double splays. Side chapels form transept. Facade, designed according to the formula often found in Haute-Loire in the Romanesque period, and then repeated in the 15th and 16th century. An oculus dominates the vast porch whose wide splay is the main decoration, with successive seven archivolts on balusters covings. Tower-porch to the three arches carillons. Under the rear canopy of the steeple Bell with inscriptions and rubbings Gothic 15th century.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

St. Peter's Church
Crédit photo : (St. Peter's Church, salettes)


Heritage listed, historical monument, or having been under investigation

Structural information

St. Peter's Church, The 15th century church that was dependent on the Abbey of Tournus before 1120. Because of this former membership, the early Church had to be destroyed and (...) St. Peter's Church, French Heritage monument to Salettes salettes, haute loire

Location and general information

  • identifier : 70590
  • item : Eglise Saint-Pierre
  • Location of the building :
    • Auvergne
    • Haute-Loire
    • Salettes
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 43231
  • Zip code of the municipality : 43150
  • Order in the communal list : 3
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : church
  • State :
    • the current state of the monument is not known.

Dates and times

  • Period of construction :
    • The building dates mainly from the period : 15th century
  • Date of protection : 1964/01/31 : 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) :3 parts of the building are subject to protection and are listed as follows :
    • steeple
    • porch
    • BELL
  • 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 : Eglise (cad. D 1255) : inscription par arrêté du 31 janvier 1964
  • Mérimée reference : PA00092886

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Eglise Saint-Pierre, salettes
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Eglise Saint-Pierre, salettes
St. Peter's Church, French Heritage monument to Salettes. Picture of pierre bastien
Eglise Saint-Pierre, salettes
St. Peter's Church, French Heritage monument to Salettes. Picture of pierre bastien
Eglise Saint-Pierre, salettes
St. Peter's Church, French Heritage monument to Salettes. Picture of pierre bastien
Eglise Saint-Pierre, salettes
St. Peter's Church, French Heritage monument to Salettes. Picture of pierre bastien
Eglise Saint-Pierre, salettes
St. Peter's Church, French Heritage monument to Salettes. Picture of pierre bastien
Eglise Saint-Pierre, salettes
St. Peter's Church, French Heritage monument to Salettes. Picture of pierre bastien
Eglise Saint-Pierre, salettes
St. Peter's Church, French Heritage monument to Salettes. Picture of pierre bastien
Eglise Saint-Pierre, salettes
St. Peter's Church, French Heritage monument to Salettes. Picture of pierre bastien
Eglise Saint-Pierre, salettes

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