Castle, French Heritage monument to Montaigu

Castle existing at the beginning of the 13th century
* was destroyed in 1668 by order of Louis XIV
* its location is currently occupied by a hotel for travellers and a park

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Castle

Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Castle, Castle existing at the beginning of the 13th century; was destroyed in 1668 by order of Louis XIV; its location is currently occupied by a hotel for travellers (...) Castle, French Heritage monument to Montaigu montaigu, jura

Location and general information

  • identifier : 66531
  • item : château fort
  • Location of the building :
    • Franche-Comté
    • Montaigu
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 39348
  • Zip code of the municipality : 39570
  • Order in the communal list : 4
  • Name of the building : The building is designated by the following 3 names :
    • castle
    • strong
    • castle
  • State :
    • current state of the monument : destroyed

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 2 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 13th century
    • 1st quarter 13th century
  • Investigation : 1986
  • Date taken into account : 1987 AVANT

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 :
    • No information about decoration.
  • 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) :
    • Any particular element of the building is subject to protection in our database.
  • Constituent areas : 5 distinct parts in the constitution of this place :
    • court
    • pregnant
    • chapel
    • barn
    • guards
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • the survey has allowed to identify a constituent part in this construction : park
  • Use :
    • We do not know the different uses that have been made of this construction.

Other

  • Other :
    • other Information : private property
  • Mérimée reference : IA00015064

The complete official record is available at service régional de l'inventaire Franche-Comte9 bis, rue Ch. Nodier 25043 Besançon Cedex - 03.81.65.72.10


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