Castle of Caumale, French Heritage monument to Escalans

Building of the end of the 16th century or the beginning of the 17th century, reworked internally in the 19th century and whose silhouette evokes the Gascon castles of the middle ages. Its main square has four corner towers and a stair Tower. The inscribed at the centre of a speaker against which are backed by common agricultural.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Castle of Caumale
Crédit photo : (Castle of Caumale, escalans)


Heritage listed, historical monument, or having been under investigation

Structural information

Castle of Caumale, Building of the end of the 16th century or the beginning of the 17th century, reworked internally in the 19th century and whose silhouette evokes the Gascon (...) Castle of Caumale, French Heritage monument to Escalans escalans, landes

Location and general information

  • identifier : 67255
  • item : Château de Caumale
  • Location of the building :
    • Aquitaine
    • Escalans
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 40093
  • Zip code of the municipality : 40310
  • Order in the communal list : 1
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : castle
  • State :
    • the current state of the monument is not known.

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 3 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 16th century
    • 16th century 17th century limit
    • 17th century
  • Date of protection : 2002/01/31 : inscrit MH
  • Date taken into account : 2003/06/16

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) :8 parts of the building are subject to protection and are listed as follows :
    • turn
    • fortified
    • portal
    • common
    • court
    • dwelling
    • parterre
    • port
  • 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 : private property 2002
  • Detail :
    • Le logis fortifié, l' enceinte et les piliers des anciens portails, y compris les piliers du portail ouvrant sur la route départementale n° 35, et l' ancien parterre en totalité
    • les façades et toitures des communs délimitant la cour intérieure du château et les bâtiments des communs formant le Petit Caumale (cad. F 114, 115, 136) : inscription par arrêté du 31 janvier 2002
  • Mérimée reference : PA40000041

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