Castle, French Heritage monument to Eymoutiers

Old building with fortified tower with a remployee stone dated 1578 with initials P.P.D. replaced by a building of the 17th century
* the end of the 19th century restoration

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Castle
Crédit photo : (Castle, eymoutiers)


Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Castle, Old building with fortified tower with a remployee stone dated 1578 with initials P.P.D. replaced by a building of the 17th century; the end of the 19th (...) Castle, French Heritage monument to Eymoutiers eymoutiers, haute vienne

Location and general information

  • identifier : 142518
  • item : Château
  • Location of the building :
    • Limousin
    • Haute-Vienne
    • Eymoutiers
  • Place name : la Font-Macaire
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 87064
  • Zip code of the municipality : 87120
  • Order in the communal list : 10
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : castle
  • State :
    • current state of the monument : restored

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 4 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 16th century
    • 17th century
    • 19th century
    • 4th quarter 19th century
  • Year : 1578
  • Investigation : 1986
  • Date taken into account : 1987 AVANT

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 4 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • rubble
    • coating
    • partial coating
    • granite
  • Roofing : Coverage of this building is varied there are 3 different types :
    • rump
    • pavilion roof
    • 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 :
    • floor type : 1 floor square
  • Stairs :
    • No stairs mentioned on this construction.
  • Decoration of the building :
    • The decor consists of 'sculpture'
  • Representation :
    • No information on the ornamentation of the place.
  • Typology :
    • The only information on the typology 'pediment dormers'
  • 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 : 7 distinct parts in the constitution of this place :
    • court
    • fountain
    • barn
    • discount
    • stable
    • chapel
    • barn
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • We do not know the different uses that have been made of this construction.

Other

  • Other :
    • other Information : private property
  • Mérimée reference : IA00031163

The complete official record is available at service régional de l'inventaire Limousin6, rue Haute-de-la-Comédie 87036 Limoges cedex - 05.55.45.66.00

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