Church, French Heritage monument to Bonneveau

Parish church of Saint-Jean-Baptist, whose primitive foundation is attribuee, has holy Thuribe, second bishop of Mans.

Construction of different times:

  • The chorus and the apse, of 11th at the 12th century, formed the vault of old the prioress founds by the monks of Saint M3edard's Day de Soissons.
  • Addition, at the 14th century, of a rebuilt nave, almost in entirety, in lately.
  • Semicircular apse with vault in half dome, glaze of paintings has fresco representing the apostles, and, above, the three people of the Trinity accompagnees of the attributes of the evangelists.
  • Separate sanctuary of the chorus by a transverse rib resting on capitals with the primitive sculptures.
  • Large semi-cylindrical pillars between the chorus and the nave.

Source of this description: Launay, Gervais (1804-1891) edition of 1889.

In connection with the old bells of the church, here a copy of the statement of the blessing:

'' The year of grace of our Lord millet six hundred soixante-treize, Monday thirtieth of October, under the terms of the capacity has gives us by Monseigneur the bishop of Mans, by his letters of the vingt-sixiesme of the current, signees Chevenard, Us Charles-Pilette, priest cleans parish church of Midsummer's Day de Bonneveau blessed the two bells of the aforesaid the church; of which the gross on which east prints this passage of the writing Ego vom elamantis in deserto, ducite viam Domini sieut dixit Isaias propheta (Joan. 1 course. 8. 23), were nommee Perrine-Anthoinette, the godfather and godmother were Pierre Gargan, rider, sior of Poudron, adviser of the king, ordinary police chief of the wars to control and police force of the general police chief of the light cavalry of France and lady Genevieve de Tullieres, marries of lord Joseph Hare, knight, lord of the Vault, One read on small these words of the Writing Afferte Domino gloriam nomini ejus (Psalm. xxvni, verse 11). She was nommee RENEE. The godfather and godmother were lord Joseph the Hare, knight, lord of the Vault, and young lady Renee Dupont, wife of Mr. Nicolas the Breton one, tax prosecutor of Monseigneur the Marquis de Louvois, with the seat of sound marquisat of Courtanvaux. '' Signe Lelievre the Vault, G. of Tullieres, Gargan-Poudron, Renee Dupont, L. - Pilette.
This blessing was made the thirtieth year of the reign of Louis XIV ''

(Church, bonneveau)

Heritage listed, historical monument, or having been under investigation

Structural information

Church, « Church » is a construction of the city of Bonneveau (France, Loir et cher). Church, French Heritage monument to Bonneveau bonneveau, loir et cher

Location and general information

  • identifier : 67864
  • item : Eglise
  • Location of the building :
    • Centre
    • Loir-et-Cher
    • Bonneveau
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 41020
  • Zip code of the municipality : 41800
  • Order in the communal list : 2
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : church
  • State :
    • the current state of the monument is not known.

Dates and times

  • Period of construction :
    • The building dates mainly from the period : 16th century
  • Date of protection : 1961/03/14 : classé MH
  • Date taken into account : 1993/09/14

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 :
    • The decor consists of 'painting'
  • 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 :
    • 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 : owned by the 1992 municipality
  • Picture : 8aa86a35959224619ba7a67ca0ee8ba8.jpg
  • Details : Parois supportant les peintures murales du 16s ornant l' abside et les murs du choeur (cad. A 472) : classement par arrêté du 14 mars 1961
  • Mérimée reference : PA00098395

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