Basilica of Notre-Dame of the Trinity, French Heritage monument to Blois

L? Church is commissioned in 1931 by l? archconfraternity of the three Ave and built from 1934 under the direction of Charles-Henri Besnard. The works are interrupted in 1936 and plans are taken over by l? architect Paul Rouvière, which replace the red brick granite coating. After an interruption due to the war, l? l planning? Church is resumed in March 1946 by Yves-Marie Froidevaux, Chief Architect of Historic Monuments. L? Church was consecrated on July 16, 1949. Representative of l? religious architecture of the 1930s, l? building is decorated by many artists: sculptors Joel and Jean Martel, Jean Lambert-Rucki and André Bizette-Lindet, Jean and Karine Barillet, l upholsterers? Goldsmith Jean Puiforcat and the master glassmakers, Louis Barillet, Jacques Le Chevallier and Théodore Hanssen. Become an important centre of pilgrimage, l? Church took the title of Basilica (the so-called minor) in 1956.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Basilica of Notre-Dame of the Trinity

Heritage listed, historical monument, or having been under investigation

Structural information

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Location and general information

  • identifier : 166225
  • item : Basilique Notre-Dame de la Trinité
  • Location of the building :
    • Centre
    • Loir-et-Cher
    • Blois
  • Address : 14bis rue Monin
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 41018
  • Zip code of the municipality : 41000
  • Order in the communal list : 10
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : basilica
  • State :
    • the current state of the monument is not known.

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 2 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 20th century
    • 2nd quarter 20th century
  • Year : 1934
  • Date of protection : 1996/11/28 : classé MH
  • Date taken into account : 1996/04/16

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

  • Interest of the building : Inscription 22 06 1994 (arrêté) annulée.
  • Elements protected MH (historical monument) :7 parts of the building are subject to protection and are listed as follows :
    • stairs
    • interior
    • gallery
    • cloister
    • convent building
    • building
    • parvis
  • Constituent areas :
    • no information.
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • This building has been assigned the following use : shrine

Other

  • Other :
    • other Information : a 1994 association property
  • Detail :
    • Soubassement de la basilique, escaliers et parvis
    • basilique dans son ensemble
    • cloître, galeries et préau
    • bâtiments conventuels
    • salle de conférence (cad. CV 223, 225) : classement par arrêté du 28 novembre 1996
  • Mérimée reference : PA00132568

Men involved in this construction


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