Chapel Notre-Dame-de-Checourt, French Heritage monument to Dainville bertheleville

Old Hermitage and goal of pilgrimage with 16th century chapel
* replacing a primitive building from the 13th century
* sold as a national asset in 1794
* made to worship in 1809
* bought by the municipality in 1834
* right arm of the transept, rebuilt in 1858
* completely restored in 1895 with removal of the housing of the hermit

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Chapel Notre-Dame-de-Checourt
Crédit photo : (Chapel Notre-Dame-de-Checourt, dainville bertheleville)

Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Chapel Notre-Dame-de-Checourt, Old Hermitage and goal of pilgrimage with 16th century chapel; replacing a primitive building from the 13th century; sold as a national asset in 1794; made to (...) Chapel Notre-Dame-de-Checourt, French Heritage monument to Dainville bertheleville dainville bertheleville, meuse

Location and general information

  • identifier : 86231
  • item : Ermitage Notre-Dame-de-Checourt
  • Location of the building :
    • 55
    • Dainville-Bertheléville
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 55142
  • Zip code of the municipality : 55130
  • Order in the communal list : 11
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : hermitage
  • 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.
  • Year : 1895
  • Investigation : 1986
  • Date taken into account : 1987 AVANT

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 3 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • limestone
    • rubble
    • coating
  • Roofing : Coverage of this building is varied there are 4 different types :
    • roof with long tails
    • rump
    • arrow square
    • roof
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • the main material of this building is slate
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • A mode of coverage listed 'ribbed 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 typology consists of 3 elements
    • transept
    • semicircular choir
    • campanile on the second bay of the nave
  • Plan :
    • Plan Type 'Latin cross plan'

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 : 2 distinct parts in the constitution of this place :
    • housing
    • chapel
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • We do not know the different uses that have been made of this construction.


  • Other :
    • other Information : property of the municipality © lorraine region
  • Mérimée reference : IA00036001

The complete official record is available at Conseil régional de Lorraine - service régional de l'inventaire généralHôtel Ferraris - 29, rue du Haut Bourgeois 54000 Nancy -

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Ermitage Notre Dame de Chécourt, à Dainville-Bertheléville (Meuse)
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