Castle of the Bishops of Limoges, French Heritage monument to Eymoutiers

11Th century building
* ruins in 1625
* no surviving remnant
* located at the site of the current hospice

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Castle of the Bishops of Limoges

Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Castle of the Bishops of Limoges, « Castle of the Bishops of Limoges » is a construction of the city of Eymoutiers (France, Haute vienne). Castle of the Bishops of Limoges, French Heritage monument to Eymoutiers eymoutiers, haute vienne

Location and general information

  • identifier : 142522
  • item : Château Fort des Evêques de Limoges
  • Location of the building :
    • Limousin
    • Haute-Vienne
    • Eymoutiers
  • Address : à l'ouest de la place du champ de foire
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 87064
  • Zip code of the municipality : 87120
  • Order in the communal list : 14
  • Name of the building : The building is designated by the following 3 names :
    • castle
    • strong
    • castle
  • State :
    • current state of the monument : destroyed

Dates and times

  • Period of construction :
    • The building dates mainly from the period : 11th century
  • Investigation : 1986
  • Date taken into account : 1987 AVANT

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials:
    • This construction is mainly composed of stone
  • 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 :
    • No additional information available in our database.
  • Mérimée reference : IA00031151

The complete official record is available at Conseil régional du Limousin - Service chargé de l'inventaire6, rue Haute-de-la-Comédie 87036 Limoges cedex - 05.55.45.66.00


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