Church parish Saint-Martin, French Heritage monument to Concremiers

The construction of the parish church Saint Martin is located in the 2nd half of the 15th century, possibly the 1st quarter of the 16th century for the chapels
* the base of the walls of the nave and the old ch? ur are perhaps older. the ch? ur and the chapels are vaulted with warheads, the nave is then fitted with a roofing boards
* This church is in very poor condition in the middle of the 19th century
* between 1847 and 1849, the plasterer Jack replaces the paneling of roofing from the nave by a brick Vault. following the removal of punches and the beams and insufficient consolidation, this arch collapsed partially in 1850
* a project for the construction of a new Church by Alfred Dauvergne, departmental architect, was abandoned for financial reasons in favour of a simple restoration of the building
* in 1877 and 1878, important campaign work by Alfred Dauvergne: construction of an apse and sacristy, reconstruction of the belfry, rebuilding of the nave and chapels, including replacement of tiles by slates blankets
* between 1989 and 1992, the Church was restored by Jérôme Quatrepoint, architect.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Church parish Saint-Martin
Crédit photo : (Church parish Saint-Martin, concremiers)

Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Church parish Saint-Martin, The construction of the parish church Saint Martin is located in the 2nd half of the 15th century, possibly the 1st quarter of the 16th century for the chapels; (...) Church parish Saint-Martin, French Heritage monument to Concremiers concremiers, indre

Location and general information

  • identifier : 63040
  • item : église paroissiale Saint-Martin
  • Location of the building :
    • Indre
    • Concremiers
  • Address : place de l'Eglise
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 36058
  • Zip code of the municipality : 36300
  • Order in the communal list : 33
  • Name of the building : The building is designated by the following 2 names :
    • church
    • parish church
  • State :
    • current state of the monument : restored

Dates and times

  • Period of construction :
    • We have no information on the time of construction of this monument.
  • Investigation : 1993
  • Date taken into account : 2003/11/26

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 3 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • limestone
    • ashlar
    • stone
  • Roofing : Coverage of this building is varied there are 8 different types :
    • roof with long tails
    • polygonal spire
    • rump
    • polygonal hipped
    • shed
    • pinion discovered
    • pinion
    • roof
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • the main material of this building is slate
  • Other about the composition roofs : 2 modes of coverage are listed
    • ribbed vault
    • brick
  • Floors :
    • floor type : 1 vessel
  • Stairs :
    • No stairs mentioned on this construction.
  • Decoration of the building :
    • The decor consists of 'sculpture'
  • Representation :
    • the only ornament listed is 'arms'
  • Typology :
    • No information about typology.
  • Plan :
    • Plan Type 'elongated plane'

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 : 3 various other information are available
    • ECU to weapons of pitch on the west facade
    • in the chapel of the fonts and in the chapel of poix
    • Shield of the arms of naillac in the chapel of naillac property of the municipality
  • Author of the survey MH : Réau Marie-Thérèse
  • Mérimée reference : IA36000095

The complete official record is available at Conseil régional du Centre - Service chargé de l'inventaire6, rue de la Manufacture 45000 Orléans -

Men involved in this construction

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Description of this building by JOJO 4/9 :

L'église paroissiale St-Martin, à CONCREMIERS (Indre).

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église paroissiale Saint-Martin, concremiers
Description of this building by JOJO 4/9 :

L'église St-Martin à CONCREMIERS (Indre).

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