Castle of Menthon, French Heritage monument to Menthon st bernard

The three towers date back to the middle ages. The castle is transformed to the Renaissance: apartments replace the paths between the towers. The general appearance of the building continues until 1740, date amenities of comfort. From 1880 to the first world gerre, work give the Castle are present appearance, in a taste marked for the castles of Ludwig II of Bavaria, with creation of turrets, a gallery at stud and Interior redesign.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Castle of Menthon
(Castle of Menthon, menthon st bernard)


Heritage listed, historical monument, or having been under investigation

Structural information

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Location and general information

  • identifier : 120749
  • item : Château de Menthon
  • Location of the building :
    • Rhône-Alpes
    • Haute-Savoie
    • Menthon-Saint-Bernard
  • Place name : le Châtelard
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 74176
  • Zip code of the municipality : 74290
  • Order in the communal list : 1
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : castle
  • State :
    • the current state of the monument is not known.

Dates and times

  • Period of construction :
    • The building dates mainly from the period : 13th century
  • Date of protection : 1989/02/21 : inscrit MH
  • Date taken into account : 1993/12/03

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

  • Interest of the building : Restauré au 19e siècle
  • Elements protected MH (historical monument) :3 parts of the building are subject to protection and are listed as follows :
    • elevation
    • roofing
    • interior
  • 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 : property of a private person 1992
  • Picture : fe71e8c8c888b3aba4f55f2efbaa5c3b.jpg
  • Details : Château de Menthon (toitures, façades et intérieurs) (cad. A 690) : inscription par arrêté du 21 février 1989
  • Mérimée reference : PA00118469

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