Castle, French Heritage monument to Nouan le fuzelier

In the opinion of several antique dealers, and in particular of Mr. Amedee Thierry, Nouan would be Noviodunum of Bituriges, that more recent studies claim to further find has Pierrefitte-on-Sauldre. The castle (note of the webmaster: this castle is not that presents here), with the Middle Ages, belonged to the seigniory of Vierzon, and, after having undergone the various destinies of them, it entered with it in XVe century, by a donation of the duke of Berry, in the field of the Ste Chapelle of Bourges.

The inhabitants of Nouan deliver to education bees, and, at the time of the flowering of buckwheat and the heather, one counts in the commune 2000 has 3000 hives, of which some bring back hundred percent.

The houses of the village (1156 hab.) group, black and of sad aspect, around a poor church with the bell-tower squares, large, short, crushes, without seal nor interest of Article Some variations and of wood continue themselves in north to the castle of Moleon (note of the webmaster: this castle is not that presents here). All with the entour and especially towards the south, with the ponds intermingle with some tufts of wood and with greenery the country covers and give him a certain aspect of relative fertility and richness. The slopes of the remote slopes carry same of the vineyards which produce a black heavy wine, usually employed in cutting.

Source: From Paris Agen has: by Vierzon, Chateauroux, Limoges and P?rigueux etc By Celestin Port in 1867.

Crédit photo : (Castle, nouan le fuzelier)

Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Castle, « Castle » is a construction of the city of Nouan le fuzelier (France, Loir et cher). Castle, French Heritage monument to Nouan le fuzelier nouan le fuzelier, loir et cher

Location and general information

  • identifier : 68495
  • item : Château
  • Location of the building :
    • Centre
    • Loir-et-Cher
    • Nouan-le-Fuzelier
  • Place name : Vauilly
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 41161
  • Zip code of the municipality : 41600
  • Order in the communal list : 4
  • 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 : 2 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 19th century
    • 3rd quarter 19th century
  • Investigation : 1986
  • Date taken into account : 1987 AVANT

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials:
    • This construction is mainly composed of brick
  • Roofing : Coverage of this building is varied there are 4 different types :
    • roof with long tails
    • rump
    • pavilion roof
    • roof
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • the main material of this building is mechanical tile
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • No information on the coverage of the place.
  • Floors : 3 type of floors in this manual :
    • basement
    • 1 floor square
    • floor height
  • 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 :
    • 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 : private property
  • Mérimée reference : IA00011862

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Contributions documentaries made by visitors

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louisanne says of the history of this building :

Vacances en famille en été 1959

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Castle, French Heritage monument to Nouan le fuzelier. Picture of louisanne
Château, nouan le fuzelier
Description of this building by louisanne :

Eté 1959

Il n'y avait ni eau, ni électricité dans le château.

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