halle dite marché couvert

The covering of Mau in the prolongation of the Godart place allowed, in 1882, has Trawl-net-in-Champagne, to raise the Market with edible the characteristic of the steel constructions of the end of the XIXe century.

Built in 1882, the covered market of Trawl-nets is carried out with plan resulting from the departmental architect Louis Gillet.

The market made the objest of a total restoration in 2000 adestinee has a setting to the standards of hygiene in force to the 21e century.

The building is presented in the form of a rectangular plan, it is built in metal side combinatant iron and the cast iron. Rise is ordonnancee. The roof has long sides and croup supports sheets nervuree and out of glass.

Since the restoration of 2000, the low part of the spans is closed by panels out of glass. The upper part of the spans who was closed by wood open-type screen was restituees with identical with a lining of glass.

The central span of each large east coast surmontee of a triangular pediment (see photo jlfrance) framing a canopy in semicircular arch (crown of the armorial bearings of the entourees city on both sides by a horn of plenty of or escape from corn ears and the fruits).

Only the two spans on both sides are hourdies, partly low, of red and black bricks forming a geometrical reason rhombus.

so-called Halle covered market
Crédit photo : (so-called Halle covered market, chalons en champagne)

Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

so-called Halle covered market, Patrimoine classé ou inscrit dit 'halle dite marché couvert' à chalons en champagne (marne 51000). Construite en 1882, la halle couverte de Châlons est réalisée avec des plan issus de l'architecte départemental Louis Gillet. chalons en champagne, marne

Location and general information

  • identifier : 81716
  • item : halle dite marché couvert
  • Location of the building :
    • Champagne-Ardenne
    • Marne
    • Châlons-en-Champagne
  • Address :
    • rue Gambetta
    • rue Thiers
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 51108
  • Zip code of the municipality : 51000
  • Order in the communal list : 91
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : Hall
  • 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
    • 4th quarter 19th century
  • Years :
    • 1882
    • 2000
  • Investigation : 2001
  • Date of protection : 1988/05/20 : inscrit MH
  • Date taken into account : 2004/05/06

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 6 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • brick
    • metal
    • iron
    • melting
    • metal pan
    • glass
  • Roofing : Coverage of this building is varied there are 3 different types :
    • roof with long tails
    • rump
    • roof
  • Materials (roofing) : 2 elements in the composition of the hedge, among them we noted
    • glass cover
    • corrugated sheet
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • No information on the coverage of the place.
  • Floors :
    • any information about this construction.
  • Stairs :
    • No stairs mentioned on this construction.
  • Decoration of the building :
    • The decor consists of 'foundry'
  • Representation : 2 ornamental motifs have been identified
    • arms
    • fruit
  • Typology :
    • No information about typology.
  • Plan :
    • Plan Type 'regular rectangular'

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 : 3 various other information are available
    • the pediment of the central span is crowned with the arms of the city surrounded by part and another by a cornucopia from which escape from the ears of wheat and fruit. a lion muzzle
    • Gargoyle-shaped
    • chant the corniche and overcome each column. property of the municipality
  • Details : Les façades, les couvertures et l' ensemble de l' ossature métallique (cad. BE 233) sont inscrits MH depuis le 20/05/1988.
  • Authors of the survey MH :
    • Bonnet Claire
    • Miguel Sandra
  • Mérimée reference : IA51000697

The complete official record is available at Conseil régional de Champagne-Ardenne - Service chargé de l'inventaire3, rue du Faubourg Saint-Antoine 51037 Châlons-en-Champagne -

Men involved in this construction

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halle dite marché couvert, chalons en champagne

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