Chapel Notre-Dame de Liesse and the end of the bridge, French Heritage monument to Villeneuve sur lot

Floors of basement brick wall cantilever on the Lot in pan de bois, other coated rubble walls. The chapel Notre-Dame de Gauch (of Liesse) or end of bridge is founded in 1289 according to legend: a statue of the Virgin Mary there was venerated by the Mariners. It was the chapel of the Citadel of the entrance to the bridge. In February 1600, heavily damaged by the storm that carries the bridge tower: rebuilt, it is completed by 1618, according to F. Mazet, or only in 1643, according to j. Sandra and. Of Zappino, with unused material for the repair of the bridge. The roofing in paneling is enhanced by Antoine Papou, Carpenter, and Antoine Philippes, macon, in 1657. The Bell Tower was covered in an imperial roof surmounted by a belfry, completed by an arrow, according to the design of the fortifications by Illac in 1792. The revolution, the tower was demolished. In 1825, the walls side Lot that threaten ruin and the bell tower are reconstructed, and the sacristy enlarged corbelling on the River, on consoles in stone and beams. In 1865, the sacristy and the facades on Notre-Dame Street are réédifiées to comply with the new alignment, with neo-Gothic décor
* the Interior is also restored in the 1860s-1870s. The aisseliers of the corbelling on the Lot were replaced by metal beams.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Chapel Notre-Dame de Liesse and the end of the bridge

Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Chapel Notre-Dame de Liesse and the end of the bridge, Floors of basement brick wall cantilever on the Lot in pan de bois, other coated rubble walls. The chapel Notre-Dame de Gauch (of Liesse) or end of bridge is (...) Chapel Notre-Dame de Liesse and the end of the bridge, French Heritage monument to Villeneuve sur lot villeneuve sur lot, lot et garonne

Location and general information

  • identifier : 165186
  • item : Chapelle Notre-Dame de Liesse ou du Bout du Pont
  • Location of the building :
    • Aquitaine
    • Lot-et-Garonne
    • Villeneuve-sur-Lot
  • Address : rue Notre-Dame
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 47323
  • Zip code of the municipality : 47300
  • Order in the communal list : 96
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : chapel
  • 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 : 1999
  • Date of protection : 1950/06/20 : inscrit MH
  • Date taken into account : 2002/08/23

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 5 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • limestone
    • rubble
    • brick
    • wood
    • timbered
  • Roofing : Coverage of this building is varied there are 6 different types :
    • roof with long tails
    • arrow square
    • sprocket cover
    • pinion discovered
    • pinion
    • roof
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • the main material of this building is slate
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • A mode of coverage listed 'paneling of coverage'
  • Floors : 2 type of floors in this manual :
    • 1 vessel
    • stage base
  • 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 :
    • Plan Type 'elongated plane'

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 :
    • other Information : formerly district type bastide public property
  • Author of the survey MH : Mousset Hélène
  • Mérimée reference : IA47001785

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