Parish Church Saint-Aignan, French Heritage monument to St aigny

The ministry for the precise culture for this church that in the beginning, the church was a prioress cleans depend on the regular canons of Saint-Augustin on Angle-on-Anglin, in Poitou. Primitive construction could date from the XIII E century and one observes the addition of a side to the XV E century. The wall-belfry, visible in background on the photograph of Jojo 4/9 would date him from the XVII E century. The site sheltered also the house of the prior (construction of XV E century), more in north of the church. This house does not exist rained since the medium of the XX E century, period or it was destroyed. A single part however seems to remain (piece cadastarale number 29).

Parish Church Saint-Aignan
Crédit photo : (Parish Church Saint-Aignan, st aigny)

Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Parish Church Saint-Aignan, The nave is vaulted broken, the apse is covered with an apse, the lower side arches of warheads. Originally, the parish church of Saint-Aignan was a Priory (...) Parish Church Saint-Aignan, French Heritage monument to St aigny st aigny, indre

Location and general information

  • identifier : 63307
  • item : église paroissiale Saint-Aignan
  • Location of the building :
    • Indre
    • Saint-Aigny
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 36178
  • Zip code of the municipality : 36300
  • Order in the communal list : 17
  • 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 : 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
    • rubble
    • coating
  • Roofing : Coverage of this building is varied there are 6 different types :
    • roof with long tails
    • rump
    • round butt
    • pinion discovered
    • pinion
    • roof
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • the main material of this building is flat tile
  • Other about the composition roofs : 3 modes of coverage are listed
    • ribbed vault
    • cul-de-four
    • barrel vault
  • Floors :
    • floor type : 2 vessels
  • 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 :
    • 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 :
    • other Information : foliage carved on the capitals of the public property gateway
  • Author of the survey MH : Réau Marie-Thérèse
  • Mérimée reference : IA36000086

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Description of this building by JOJO 4/9 :

L'église de ST-AIGNY (Indre).

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