Chapelle Saint-Martin, parish church, French Heritage monument to Vitre

Latin cross plan. Chapelle Saint-Martin given in 1116 to the Abbey Saint-Melaine de Rennes. Branch of the Priory Church of our Lady, she became parish in 1803. The nave was rebuilt in 1822 (dated by historical works). Deconsecrated and demolished in 1897 (dated by source) there currently that the Bell Tower of the 15th century.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Chapelle Saint-Martin, parish church
(Chapelle Saint-Martin, parish church, vitre)


Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Chapelle Saint-Martin, parish church, Latin cross plan. Chapelle Saint-Martin given in 1116 to the Abbey Saint-Melaine de Rennes. Branch of the Priory Church of our Lady, she became parish in 1803. (...) Chapelle Saint-Martin, parish church, French Heritage monument to Vitre vitre, ille et vilaine

Location and general information

  • identifier : 166922
  • item : chapelle Saint-Martin, église paroissiale
  • Location of the building :
    • Bretagne
    • Ille-et-Vilaine
    • Vitré
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 35360
  • Zip code of the municipality : 35500
  • Order in the communal list : 88
  • Name of the building : The building is designated by the following 3 names :
    • church
    • chapel
    • parish church
  • State :
    • current state of the monument : remains

Dates and times

  • Period of construction :
    • The building dates mainly from the period : 15th century
  • Year : 1822
  • Investigation : 1994
  • Date taken into account : 1996/02/27

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 6 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • rubble
    • ashlar
    • combination device
    • stone
    • sandstone
    • schist
  • Roofing :
    • We do not have this information.
  • 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 : 3 types of stairs have been cataloged in this monument, stairs are of type :
    • spiral staircase
    • spiral staircase without a day
    • steps in implementing
  • Decoration of the building :
    • No information about decoration.
  • Representation :
    • No information on the ornamentation of the place.
  • Typology :
    • No information about typology.
  • Plan :
    • Plan Type 'Latin cross plan'

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 :
    • enclosure
    • cemetery
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • We do not know the different uses that have been made of this construction.

Other

  • Other :
    • other Information : public property
  • Picture : e541415eafdd2d778482bc35abc85c65.jpg
  • Author of the survey MH : Orain Véronique
  • Mérimée reference : IA00130944

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