Fountain, fountain, washing, French Heritage monument to Auradou

A fountain that fed a laundry lieu also now-defunct watering. An ecu is located on the posterior wall of the fountain: he bears an inscription ([B] A [.])A [CA] P) overcoming the date 1585 preceded by a hammer
* the date of 1860 was recorded and part of the heart located in the lower part of the shield. Fountain of 1585 probably revised in 1860.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Fountain, fountain, washing

Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Fountain, fountain, washing, A fountain that fed a laundry lieu also now-defunct watering. An ecu is located on the posterior wall of the fountain: he bears an inscription ([B] A [.])A [CA] (...) Fountain, fountain, washing, French Heritage monument to Auradou auradou, lot et garonne

Location and general information

  • identifier : 165909
  • item : fontaine, abreuvoir, lavoir
  • Location of the building :
    • Aquitaine
    • Lot-et-Garonne
    • Auradou
  • Address : village
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 47017
  • Zip code of the municipality : 47140
  • Order in the communal list : 1
  • Name of the building : The building is designated by the following 3 names :
    • fountain
    • wash
    • trough
  • State :
    • the current state of the monument is not known.

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 4 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 16th century
    • 4th quarter 16th century
    • 19th century
    • 3rd quarter 19th century
  • Years :
    • 1585
    • 1860
  • Investigation : 2003
  • Date taken into account : 2004/09/07

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 4 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • limestone
    • rubble
    • ashlar
    • stone
  • Roofing :
    • We do not have this information.
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • We do not have this information.
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • A mode of coverage listed 'barrel vault'
  • Floors :
    • any information about this construction.
  • Stairs :
    • No stairs mentioned on this construction.
  • Decoration of the building :
    • The decor consists of 'sculpture'
  • Representation : 2 ornamental motifs have been identified
    • heart
    • hammer
  • 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 :
    • This building has been assigned the following use : fountain

Other

  • Other :
    • other Information : property of the municipality
  • Author of the survey MH : Zannese Françoise
  • Mérimée reference : IA47002895

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