Castle, French Heritage monument to Fougeres

Previous Castle ruined in 1166
* rebuilt around 1173 for Raoul II (entrance towers, Coigny Tower)
* Tour Melusine 14th century
* tour of the redesigned Goblin 14th century
* tours of Amboise 1st half 15th century for Pierre II. Raoul and Surienne tours between 1480 and 1485
* Logis 14th century destroyed around 1810, 1820
* modern inscriptions
* trademarks of General Raoul and Surienne towers

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Castle
Crédit photo : (Castle, fougeres)


Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Castle, Previous Castle ruined in 1166; rebuilt around 1173 for Raoul II (entrance towers, Coigny Tower); Tour Melusine 14th century; tour of the redesigned Goblin (...) Castle, French Heritage monument to Fougeres fougeres, ille et vilaine

Location and general information

  • identifier : 56593
  • item : Château Fort
  • Location of the building :
    • Bretagne
    • Ille-et-Vilaine
    • Fougères
  • Address : place Pierre Simon
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 35115
  • Zip code of the municipality : 35300
  • Order in the communal list : 15
  • Name of the building : The building is designated by the following 3 names :
    • castle
    • strong
    • castle
  • State : The building had 2 different states :
    • remains
    • restored

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 4 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 12th century
    • Second half 12th century
    • 14th century
    • 15th century
  • Investigation : 1969
  • Dates of protection :
    • 1862 : classé MH
    • 1953 : classé MH
  • Date taken into account : 1987 AVANT

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 5 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • ashlar
    • combination device
    • stone
    • granite
    • schist
  • Roofing : Coverage of this building is varied there are 7 different types :
    • roof with long tails
    • pavilion roof
    • sprocket cover
    • pinion discovered
    • conical roof
    • pinion
    • 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 :
    • any information about this construction.
  • Stairs : 6 types of stairs have been cataloged in this monument, stairs are of type :
    • spiral staircase
    • distribution outside staircase
    • straight staircase
    • spiral staircase without a day
    • stairs in work-
    • staircase distribution
  • 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 : 2 distinct parts in the constitution of this place :
    • well
    • chapel
  • 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 the municipality
  • Mérimée reference : IA00006689

The complete official record is available at Conseil régional de Bretagne - Service chargé de l'inventaireHôtel de Blossac - 6, rue du Chapitre 35044 Rennes Cedex - 02.99.29.67.67

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Castle, French Heritage monument to Fougeres. Picture of Pascal-Jean Rebillat Photographies
Château Fort, fougeres
Castle, French Heritage monument to Fougeres. Picture of Pascal-Jean Rebillat Photographies
Château Fort, fougeres
Castle, French Heritage monument to Fougeres. Picture of Pascal-Jean Rebillat Photographies
Château Fort, fougeres
Castle, French Heritage monument to Fougeres. Picture of Pascal-Jean Rebillat Photographies
Château Fort, fougeres
Castle, French Heritage monument to Fougeres. Picture of Pascal-Jean Rebillat Photographies
Château Fort, fougeres
Castle, French Heritage monument to Fougeres. Picture of Pascal-Jean Rebillat Photographies
Château Fort, fougeres
Castle, French Heritage monument to Fougeres. Picture of Pascal-Jean Rebillat Photographies
Château Fort, fougeres
Castle, French Heritage monument to Fougeres. Picture of Pascal-Jean Rebillat Photographies
Château Fort, fougeres
Castle, French Heritage monument to Fougeres. Picture of Pascal-Jean Rebillat Photographies
Château Fort, fougeres
Castle, French Heritage monument to Fougeres. Picture of Pascal-Jean Rebillat Photographies
Château Fort, fougeres
Castle, French Heritage monument to Fougeres. Picture of Pascal-Jean Rebillat Photographies
Château Fort, fougeres
Castle, French Heritage monument to Fougeres. Picture of Pascal-Jean Rebillat Photographies
Château Fort, fougeres
Castle, French Heritage monument to Fougeres. Picture of Pascal-Jean Rebillat Photographies
Château Fort, fougeres
Castle, French Heritage monument to Fougeres. Picture of Pascal-Jean Rebillat Photographies
Château Fort, fougeres
Castle, French Heritage monument to Fougeres. Picture of Pascal-Jean Rebillat Photographies
Château Fort, fougeres
Castle, French Heritage monument to Fougeres. Picture of Pascal-Jean Rebillat Photographies
Château Fort, fougeres
Castle, French Heritage monument to Fougeres. Picture of Pascal-Jean Rebillat Photographies
Château Fort, fougeres
Castle, French Heritage monument to Fougeres. Picture of Pascal-Jean Rebillat Photographies
Château Fort, fougeres
Castle, French Heritage monument to Fougeres. Picture of Pascal-Jean Rebillat Photographies
Château Fort, fougeres
Castle, French Heritage monument to Fougeres. Picture of Pascal-Jean Rebillat Photographies
Château Fort, fougeres
Castle, French Heritage monument to Fougeres. Picture of Pascal-Jean Rebillat Photographies
Château Fort, fougeres
Castle, French Heritage monument to Fougeres. Picture of Pascal-Jean Rebillat Photographies
Château Fort, fougeres
Castle, French Heritage monument to Fougeres. Picture of Pascal-Jean Rebillat Photographies
Château Fort, fougeres
Castle, French Heritage monument to Fougeres. Picture of Pascal-Jean Rebillat Photographies
Château Fort, fougeres
Castle, French Heritage monument to Fougeres. Picture of Pascal-Jean Rebillat Photographies
Château Fort, fougeres

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