House, French Heritage monument to Vitre

A long corridor of the 19th century opens onto a courtyard in a 16th century house between granite sailed three sided turret. The turret is a Bartizan corbelled environment and contains a stone stone staircase. The staircase is crowned by four small arches in vaulting with concurrent branches are formed by the development of the kernel of staircase. The door of the turret is topped with a bow in brace adorned with a jewel in the Crown and sculpted hooks. This door is surmounted by a cross which the mullion and the walls are based on a buticulaires basis. The upper floor of the Tower, light projecting from the lower part, is opus incatum granite masonry.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

House

Heritage listed, historical monument, or having been under investigation

Structural information

House, A long corridor of the 19th century opens onto a courtyard in a 16th century house between granite sailed three sided turret. The turret is a Bartizan (...) House, French Heritage monument to Vitre vitre, ille et vilaine

Location and general information

  • identifier : 62749
  • item : Maison
  • Location of the building :
    • Bretagne
    • Ille-et-Vilaine
    • Vitré
  • Address : 28 rue de Paris
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 35360
  • Zip code of the municipality : 35500
  • Order in the communal list : 29
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : home
  • State :
    • the current state of the monument is not known.

Dates and times

  • Period of construction :
    • The building dates mainly from the period : 16th century
  • Date of protection : 1943/03/04 : inscrit MH
  • Date taken into account : 1993/08/24

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 :
    • The decor consists of 'sculpture'
  • 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) :2 parts of the building are subject to protection and are listed as follows :
    • turn
    • elevation
  • 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 : property of a private person 1992
  • Details : Façade sur cour et tour dite du Guetteur (cad. AC 296, 300) : inscription par arrêté du 4 mars 1943
  • Mérimée reference : PA00090949

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