Castle of Matval, French Heritage monument to Bonneveau
With some hundred bills of quantities in the west of the church, on the reverse of the slope bordering the Sling, or the castle of Bonneveau meets, probably succeeding the old Dwelling merovingienne. Construction of 14th at the 15th century. Rectangular plan, surrounds by buildings on three dimensions, the fourth form by the rock, coupee has peak in this place. Principal main building at the top of the slope, with the foot of which the rich person valley extends from the Sling. In one of the dimensions, in return, beautiful tower has several stages, with cords, loopholes and machicolation. Opposite, in north, remainders of the main door and buildings containing the vault. Curious undergrounds extending to far under the rock. Corridors stopped by vast rooms, and separated, has all the changes of management, by doors in arches in tierce point built under the vault. One of these doors is decorated of a niche of 1m height, with conical platform surmounts by three will mascarons with the broad open mouths to let escape smoke from the lamp (see illustration Ci against which seems T it represents king Clovis surmounts its three wire).
- Titrate:?Archaeological repertory of the district of Vendome: write under the auspices of the archaeological, scientific Company and arts person of Vendomois/by Mr. G. Launay, etc
- Author:?Launay, Gervais (1804-1891)
- Editor:?impr. of Lemercier (Vendome)
- Go back to edition:?1889
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