Domaine the Castle of Bonnier de la Mosson, French Heritage monument to Montpellier

Castle rebuilt between 1723 and 1727 for Joseph Bonnier, Treasurer of the Fellowship of States of Languedoc from Parisian models. His son continued the beautification of the area and the orne to furnishings and numerous collections. Upon his death, his widow sold all for the demolition. The Castle and its Park are skinned to 1750.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Domaine the Castle of Bonnier de la Mosson
(Domaine the Castle of Bonnier de la Mosson, montpellier)


Heritage listed, historical monument, or having been under investigation

Structural information

Domaine the Castle of Bonnier de la Mosson, Castle rebuilt between 1723 and 1727 for Joseph Bonnier, Treasurer of the Fellowship of States of Languedoc from Parisian models. His son continued the (...) Domaine the Castle of Bonnier de la Mosson, French Heritage monument to Montpellier montpellier, herault

Location and general information

  • identifier : 52348
  • item : Domaine du château de Bonnier de la Mosson
  • Location of the building :
    • Languedoc-Roussillon
    • Hérault
    • Montpellier
  • Address :
    • impasse du Point-du-Jour
    • impasse du Buffet-d'Eau
    • allée Bonnier-de-la-Mosson
  • Place name : la Mosson
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 34172
  • Zip code of the municipality : 34000
  • Order in the communal list : 18
  • 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 : 2 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 18th century
    • First half 18th century
  • Years :
    • 1723
    • 1729
  • Date of protection : 2003/11/18 : classé MH
  • Date taken into account : 1993/10/21

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
    • sculpture
    • stucco 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 : Inscriptions 07 05 1937 (restes du château et groupes sculptés décorant les anciens jardins - actuellement vignes) et 28 05 2001 (ensemble formé par le domaine comprenant les vestiges du château avec son décor, l' ensemble des sculptures et le buffet d' eau en totalité et les façades et les toitures des parties restantes des communs ainsi que la totalité des sols correspondants, y compris les terrasses et les degrés) (arrêté) annulées.
  • Elements protected MH (historical monument) :11 parts of the building are subject to protection and are listed as follows :
    • elevation
    • Outdoor Decor
    • interior
    • garden
    • common
    • terrace
    • statue
    • archaeological site
    • chai
    • agricultural terrace
    • ARC
  • 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 : owned by the municipality (1992
  • Picture : e2281b59732a36af2671506e6b6002a2.jpg
  • Details : En totalité (bâtiments et sols) l'ensemble formé par le domaine comprenant les vestiges du château avec son décor, l' ensemble des sculptures et le buffet d' eau en totalité et les parties restantes des communs ainsi que la totalité des sols correspondants aux anciens jardins, y compris les terrasses et les degrés (cad. LN 12 à 14, 16 à 20, 22, 26, 27, 32, 33, 42, 44 à 49) : classement par arrêté du 18 novembre 2003
  • Mérimée reference : PA00103528

Men involved in this construction

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Domaine the Castle of Bonnier de la Mosson, French Heritage monument to Montpellier. Picture of Fatma Alilate
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Domaine the Castle of Bonnier de la Mosson, French Heritage monument to Montpellier. Picture of Fatma Alilate
Domaine du château de Bonnier de la Mosson, montpellier
Domaine the Castle of Bonnier de la Mosson, French Heritage monument to Montpellier. Picture of Fatma Alilate
Domaine du château de Bonnier de la Mosson, montpellier
Domaine the Castle of Bonnier de la Mosson, French Heritage monument to Montpellier. Picture of Fatma Alilate
Domaine du château de Bonnier de la Mosson, montpellier

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