Former convent of the Carmelites, French Heritage monument to Mortemart

Founding of the convent in 1329. Jobs at the end of the 17th century and in the first part of the 18th century. South Wing demolished in 1850. Re-employment in the parish church of the paneling of the demolished Church. Remains of the cloister demolished in 1935.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Former convent of the Carmelites
Crédit photo : (Former convent of the Carmelites, mortemart)


Heritage listed, historical monument, or having been under investigation

Structural information

Former convent of the Carmelites, Founding of the convent in 1329. Jobs at the end of the 17th century and in the first part of the 18th century. South Wing demolished in 1850. Re-employment in (...) Former convent of the Carmelites, French Heritage monument to Mortemart mortemart, haute vienne

Location and general information

  • identifier : 142782
  • item : Ancien couvent des Carmes
  • Location of the building :
    • Limousin
    • Haute-Vienne
    • Mortemart
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 87101
  • Zip code of the municipality : 87330
  • Order in the communal list : 2
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : convent
  • State :
    • the current state of the monument is not known.

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 3 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 17th century
    • 18th century
    • First half 18th century
  • Years :
    • 1744
    • 1735
  • Dates of protection :
    • 1990/05/21 : inscrit MH
    • 1990/05/21 : classé MH
    • 1994/05/26 : inscrit MH
  • Date taken into account : 1993/09/15

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 : 2 forms of decoration are present
    • painting
    • carpentry
  • 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 : Inscription 15 04 1987 (arrêté) annulée.
  • Elements protected MH (historical monument) :11 parts of the building are subject to protection and are listed as follows :
    • stairs
    • portal
    • interior
    • pavilion
    • dwelling
    • convent building
    • walkway
    • hospital
    • port
    • building
    • passage
  • 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 : 2 various other information are available
    • property of the municipality
    • property of a private person 1992
  • Detail :
    • Extérieurs du portail d' entrée, du corps de logis, des deux ailes en retour, des deux pavillons corniers et de l' ancien hôpital (cad. A 370 à 373) : inscription par arrêté du 21 mai 1990
    • Les deux escaliers monumentaux
    • peintures murales du passage voûté d' entrée
    • décor peint de la salle du premier étage du pavillon nord-est
    • plafond peint de la salle du rez-de-chaussée de l' aile est (cad. A 371 à 373) : classement par arrêté du 21 mai 1990
    • Intérieurs : du portail d' entrée
    • du corps de logis, des deux ailes en retour et des deux pavillons corniers
    • de l' ancien hôpital. Sol des parcelles (cad. A 370 à 373) : inscription par arrêté du 26 mai 1994
  • Mérimée reference : PA00100397

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Former convent of the Carmelites, French Heritage monument to Mortemart. Picture of Lumière du matin
Ancien couvent des Carmes, mortemart
Former convent of the Carmelites, French Heritage monument to Mortemart. Picture of Lumière du matin
Ancien couvent des Carmes, mortemart
Former convent of the Carmelites, French Heritage monument to Mortemart. Picture of Lumière du matin
Ancien couvent des Carmes, mortemart

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