Parish Church Saint-Flovier, French Heritage monument to St flovier

(see plan 1861 and annex)
* rubble nave
* the remaining stone
* paneling of roofing on the nave
* tubes on the square of the transept dome
* barrel-vaulted transept arms
* apse on the choir
* roof long pans and pinion found on the nave
* lean on the arms of the transept
* rump on the bedside
* roof Pavilion on the steeple to the church destroyed
* foothills, stairs of the Bell Tower and upper floor of the Tower stone
* the rest in rubble-coated
* nave vaulted broken brick
* under Bell Tower Chapel vaulted edges
* choir arch in the apse
* roof long pans and pinion found on the nave and the transept
* shed on the sacristy
* rump on the bedside
* everything on the South of the transept arm
* polygonal arrow on the Bell Tower
* limestone on the cover on the stair Tower for the present church was built in the 12th century Church
* 1840: lengthening of the nave of a span West and construction of the facade
* 1883 to 1888: demolition of the Church and construction of a new one at the same location by Anatole de Baudot, architect in Paris, Guitton, macon to Loches, lined, Carpenter, J.Grasset, sculptor in Bourges. 1891: paints murals of the chapels and the choir by Marcel Rouillard, painter in Paris.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Parish Church Saint-Flovier

Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Parish Church Saint-Flovier, (see plan 1861 and annex); rubble nave; the remaining stone; paneling of roofing on the nave; tubes on the square of the transept dome; barrel-vaulted transept (...) Parish Church Saint-Flovier, French Heritage monument to St flovier st flovier, indre et loire

Location and general information

  • identifier : 64817
  • item : église paroissiale Saint-Flovier
  • Location of the building :
    • Centre
    • Indre-et-Loire
    • Saint-Flovier
  • Address : place de l'église
  • Place name : bourg
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 37218
  • Zip code of the municipality : 37600
  • Order in the communal list : 16
  • Name of the building : The building is designated by the following 2 names :
    • church
    • parish church
  • State :
    • the current state of the monument is not known.

Dates and times

  • Period of construction :
    • We have no information on the time of construction of this monument.
  • Investigation : 1988
  • Date taken into account : 2003/03/14

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 5 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • limestone
    • rubble
    • coating
    • ashlar
    • stone
  • Roofing : Coverage of this building is varied there are 9 different types :
    • roof with long tails
    • polygonal spire
    • rump
    • pavilion roof
    • shed
    • pinion discovered
    • half-hipped
    • pinion
    • roof
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • the main material of this building is slate
  • Other about the composition roofs : 7 modes of coverage are listed
    • brick
    • vault
    • dome fallopian
    • barrel vault
    • cul-de-four
    • barrel vault
    • paneling of coverage
  • Floors :
    • floor type : 1 vessel
  • Stairs : 4 types of stairs have been cataloged in this monument, stairs are of type :
    • spiral staircase
    • masonry
    • staircase half-off-work
    • stairs in work-
  • Decoration of the building : 3 forms of decoration are present
    • stained glass
    • sculpture
    • painting
  • Representation :
    • the only ornament listed is 'vine'
  • 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 :
    • no information.
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • We do not know the different uses that have been made of this construction.


  • Other :
    • other Information : leaf and vine on the capitals of the nave public property
  • Author of the survey MH : Guilbaud René Charles
  • Mérimée reference : IA37001268

Men involved in this construction

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