So-called tightens Grenier said Mazot, French Heritage monument to Abondance

Basement floor built above which masonry walls consist of stacked logs

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

so-called tightens Grenier said Mazot
(so-called tightens Grenier said Mazot, abondance)

Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

so-called tightens Grenier said Mazot, « so-called tightens Grenier said Mazot » is a construction of the city of Abondance (France, Haute savoie). So-called tightens Grenier said Mazot, French Heritage monument to Abondance abondance, haute savoie

Location and general information

  • identifier : 120562
  • item : resserre dite Grenier dit Mazot
  • Location of the building :
    • Rhône-Alpes
    • Haute-Savoie
    • Abondance
  • Place name : Melon
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 74001
  • Zip code of the municipality : 74360
  • Order in the communal list : 57
  • Name of the building : The building is designated by the following 2 names :
    • shed
    • greenhouse
  • State :
    • the current state of the monument is not known.

Dates and times

  • Period of construction :
    • The building dates mainly from the period : 19th century
  • Investigation : 1993
  • Date taken into account : 1995/06/29

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 7 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • limestone
    • rubble
    • coating
    • partial coating
    • ashlar
    • wood
    • stone
  • Roofing : Coverage of this building is varied there are 4 different types :
    • roof with long tails
    • sprocket cover
    • pinion
    • roof
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • the main material of this building is slate
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • No information on the coverage of the place.
  • Floors : 3 type of floors in this manual :
    • stage base
    • ground floor raised
    • rez-de-chaussee
  • Stairs :
    • No stairs mentioned on this construction.
  • Decoration of the building :
    • The decor consists of 'carpentry'
  • Representation :
    • the only ornament listed is 'baluster'
  • Typology : The typology consists of 3 elements
    • carved wooden balcony
    • single attic
    • closing eaves form an assembly of vertical boards (drum)
  • 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 : 2 various other information are available
    • support type region Rhône-alpes
    • support type balcony private property of cultural heritage
  • Picture : 2a5332230ccd727a049b4bd714998fed.jpg
  • Authors of the survey MH :
    • Chalabi Maryannick
    • Monnet Thierry
  • Mérimée reference : IA00125031

The complete official record is available at Conseil régional de Rhône-Alpes - Service chargé de l'inventaire6, Quai Saint-Vincent - 69001 Lyon -

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