Parish Church, currently chapel Saint-Medard-and-Saint-Loup, French Heritage monument to St laurent rochefort

The walls of the chapel are Ashlar granite with angles stone chains, and a cornice of slabs of granite in Ridge (except on the southern side chapel). The roofs are long sections, except the bell tower which carries a flag, and channel tile-covered roof. The single nave is vaulted a cradle slightly broken
* its walls are carved arches shaping based on a bench. On the Southeast side, the walls are directly placed on the rock. the rectangular choir to flat chevet is vaulted cradle
* It was pierced with an axial Bay, walled and overshadowed by the dais of exhibition. The soil of the choir consists of a geometric tessellation of tiles of terracotta and wood. At the northeast corner of the nave is built a small pool square outdoor flow. The walls are covered with white whitewash with a fake device designed in black media. the arcades are painted speckled grey. Reads the date of 1740, covered by 1839, painted on the triumphal arch. A sink carved in the wall is the sacristy saw its flow walled by the construction of the Northern lateral Chapel. The Church of Rochefort is mentioned as a parish in 1225. The nave and chancel of the building appear to date from the 12th century, time of the construction of the castle in the grounds of which he was. In the 17th century a sacristy surmounted of a tower is adjacent to the North wall of the choir. Then two side chapels form transept were built and part of the nave. The parish of Rochefort met than Saint-Laurent-Rochefort in 1793. Restoration works were conducted in November 2003.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Parish Church, currently chapel Saint-Medard-and-Saint-Loup
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Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Parish Church, currently chapel Saint-Medard-and-Saint-Loup, The walls of the chapel are Ashlar granite with angles stone chains, and a cornice of slabs of granite in Ridge (except on the southern side chapel). The roofs (...) Parish Church, currently chapel Saint-Medard-and-Saint-Loup, French Heritage monument to St laurent rochefort st laurent rochefort, loire

Location and general information

  • identifier : 69732
  • item : Eglise paroissiale, actuellement chapelle Saint-Médard-et-Saint-Loup
  • Location of the building :
    • Rhône-Alpes
    • Loire
    • Saint-Laurent-Rochefort
  • Place name : Rochefort
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 42252
  • Zip code of the municipality : 42130
  • Order in the communal list : 5
  • Name of the building : The building is designated by the following 2 names :
    • church
    • parish church
  • State :
    • the current state of the monument is not known.

Dates and times

  • Period of construction :
    • We have no information on the time of construction of this monument.
  • Investigation : 2001
  • Record Type : site classé
  • Date taken into account : 2004/12/10

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 4 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • rubble
    • ashlar
    • stone
    • granite
  • Roofing : Coverage of this building is varied there are 3 different types :
    • roof with long tails
    • pavilion roof
    • roof
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • the main material of this building is hollow tile
  • Other about the composition roofs : 2 modes of coverage are listed
    • vault
    • barrel vault
  • Floors :
    • floor type : 1 vessel
  • 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 :
    • The only information on the typology 'flat bed'
  • Plan :
    • Plan Type 'Greek cross plan'

Monument and history of the place

  • Interest of the building : L'église est l'un des rares vestiges du site castral de Rochefort ; son clocher en occupe peut-être l'une des tours. Elle a conservé son porche en charpente ("galinière") et un important ensemble mobilier de la fin du 17e ou du début du 18e siècle.
  • 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 :
    • This building has been assigned the following use : chapel

Other

  • Other : 2 various other information are available
    • Rhône-alpes region
    • property of the municipality of cultural heritage
  • Author of the survey MH : Guibaud Caroline
  • Mérimée reference : IA42000661

The complete official record is available at Conseil régional de Rhône-Alpes - Service chargé de l'inventaire6, Quai Saint-Vincent - 69001 Lyon - 04.72.00.43.70

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Parish Church, currently chapel Saint-Medard-and-Saint-Loup, French Heritage monument to St laurent rochefort. Picture of amichel
Eglise paroissiale, actuellement chapelle Saint-Médard-et-Saint-Loup, st laurent rochefort
Parish Church, currently chapel Saint-Medard-and-Saint-Loup, French Heritage monument to St laurent rochefort. Picture of amichel
Eglise paroissiale, actuellement chapelle Saint-Médard-et-Saint-Loup, st laurent rochefort
Parish Church, currently chapel Saint-Medard-and-Saint-Loup, French Heritage monument to St laurent rochefort. Picture of amichel
Eglise paroissiale, actuellement chapelle Saint-Médard-et-Saint-Loup, st laurent rochefort
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Photos du hameaux de rochefort commune Saint laurent rochefort 42252 (42130)

Parish Church, currently chapel Saint-Medard-and-Saint-Loup, French Heritage monument to St laurent rochefort. Picture of amichel
Eglise paroissiale, actuellement chapelle Saint-Médard-et-Saint-Loup, st laurent rochefort
Description of this building by amichel :

Photos du hameaux de rochefort commune Saint laurent rochefort 42252 (42130)

Parish Church, currently chapel Saint-Medard-and-Saint-Loup, French Heritage monument to St laurent rochefort. Picture of amichel
Eglise paroissiale, actuellement chapelle Saint-Médard-et-Saint-Loup, st laurent rochefort
Description of this building by amichel :

Photos du hameaux de rochefort commune Saint laurent rochefort 42252 (42130)

Parish Church, currently chapel Saint-Medard-and-Saint-Loup, French Heritage monument to St laurent rochefort. Picture of amichel
Eglise paroissiale, actuellement chapelle Saint-Médard-et-Saint-Loup, st laurent rochefort
Description of this building by amichel :

Photos du hameaux de rochefort commune Saint laurent rochefort 42252 (42130)

Parish Church, currently chapel Saint-Medard-and-Saint-Loup, French Heritage monument to St laurent rochefort. Picture of amichel
Eglise paroissiale, actuellement chapelle Saint-Médard-et-Saint-Loup, st laurent rochefort
Description of this building by amichel :

Photos du hameaux de rochefort commune Saint laurent rochefort 42252 (42130)

Parish Church, currently chapel Saint-Medard-and-Saint-Loup, French Heritage monument to St laurent rochefort. Picture of amichel
Eglise paroissiale, actuellement chapelle Saint-Médard-et-Saint-Loup, st laurent rochefort
Description of this building by amichel :

Photos du hameaux de rochefort commune Saint laurent rochefort 42252 (42130)

Parish Church, currently chapel Saint-Medard-and-Saint-Loup, French Heritage monument to St laurent rochefort. Picture of amichel
Eglise paroissiale, actuellement chapelle Saint-Médard-et-Saint-Loup, st laurent rochefort
Description of this building by amichel :

Photos du hameaux de rochefort commune Saint laurent rochefort 42252 (42130)

Parish Church, currently chapel Saint-Medard-and-Saint-Loup, French Heritage monument to St laurent rochefort. Picture of amichel
Eglise paroissiale, actuellement chapelle Saint-Médard-et-Saint-Loup, st laurent rochefort
Description of this building by amichel :

Photos du hameaux de rochefort commune Saint laurent rochefort 42252 (42130)

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Parish Church, currently chapel Saint-Medard-and-Saint-Loup, French Heritage monument to St laurent rochefort. Picture of Marius Barjat
Eglise paroissiale, actuellement chapelle Saint-Médard-et-Saint-Loup, st laurent rochefort
Contact contributor with his mail for more information.

Parish Church, currently chapel Saint-Medard-and-Saint-Loup, French Heritage monument to St laurent rochefort. Picture of Marius Barjat
Eglise paroissiale, actuellement chapelle Saint-Médard-et-Saint-Loup, st laurent rochefort

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