Castle of Bussy fountains, French Heritage monument to Les verchers sur layon

Castle of the 15th or 16th century triangular Court surrounded by moats. An enclosure was built East to the boundary of the 16th and 17th century, which remains two towers. In the 2nd quarter of the 18th century, construction of a wing in back to square West (graffiti '1732' in the frame) and construction of common along the enclosure limits 16th, 17th century. 2nd half of the 19th century: aliasing of a tower, River stone, the Chapel and transformation of a building in orangerie

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Castle of Bussy fountains

Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Castle of Bussy fountains, Castle of the 15th or 16th century triangular Court surrounded by moats. An enclosure was built East to the boundary of the 16th and 17th century, which (...) Castle of Bussy fountains, French Heritage monument to Les verchers sur layon les verchers sur layon, maine et loire

Location and general information

  • identifier : 80469
  • item : Château de Bussy Fontaines
  • Location of the building :
    • Pays de la Loire
    • Maine-et-Loire
    • Les Verchers-sur-Layon
  • Place name : les Fontaines
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 49365
  • Zip code of the municipality : 49700
  • Order in the communal list : 12
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : castle
  • State :
    • current state of the monument : restored

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 8 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 15th century
    • 16th century
    • 16th century 17th century limit
    • 17th century
    • 18th century
    • 2nd quarter 18th century
    • 19th century
    • Second half 19th century
  • Year : 1732
  • Investigation : 1986
  • Date taken into account : 1987 AVANT

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 7 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • limestone
    • rubble
    • coating
    • partial coating
    • ashlar
    • combination device
    • stone
  • Roofing : Coverage of this building is varied there are 6 different types :
    • roof with long tails
    • rump
    • sprocket cover
    • conical roof
    • pinion
    • roof
  • Materials (roofing) : 2 elements in the composition of the hedge, among them we noted
    • slate
    • hollow tile
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • A mode of coverage listed 'flat roof'
  • Floors : 2 type of floors in this manual :
    • 1 floor square
    • floor height
  • Stairs : 2 types of stairs have been cataloged in this monument, stairs are of type :
    • straight staircase
    • stairs in work-
  • Decoration of the building :
    • The decor consists of 'stained glass'
  • Representation :
    • the only ornament listed is 'coat of arms'
  • 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 : 7 distinct parts in the constitution of this place :
    • park
    • common
    • orangery
    • pregnant
    • chapel
    • moat
    • by
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • We do not know the different uses that have been made of this construction.

Other

  • Other :
    • other Information : arms of the families of bib shorts and buor private property
  • Mérimée reference : IA00033567

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