Chapel of Notre-Dame of the Guelhouit, French Heritage monument to Melrand

All religious representative devotional practices of the end of the 19th century, consisting of a chapel, a scala-santa with two fountains, and the cross of Saint-Isidore on the procession way. The Chapel is dated 1683. The double apse plan is unique in Britain. Architecture, furniture and decor date back to the construction, without any disturbance. The sacristy is from 1730, Calvary is from 1821, and the scala-santa is from 1885-1886.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Chapel of Notre-Dame of the Guelhouit

Heritage listed, historical monument, or having been under investigation

Structural information

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Location and general information

  • identifier : 90436
  • item : Chapelle Notre-Dame du Guelhouit
  • Location of the building :
    • Bretagne
    • Morbihan
    • Melrand
  • Place name : Talroch
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 56128
  • Zip code of the municipality : 56310
  • Order in the communal list : 17
  • Name of the building : The building is designated by the following 3 names :
    • chapel
    • calvary
    • Mount Calvary
  • State :
    • the current state of the monument is not known.

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 3 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 17th century
    • 4th quarter 17th century
    • 19th century
  • Years :
    • 1683
    • 1730
    • 1821
    • 1885
  • Date of protection : 2003/09/01 : classé MH
  • Date taken into account : 2002/11/28

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials:
    • We do not have this information.
  • Roofing :
    • We do not have this information.
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • We do not have this information.
  • 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 : 3 forms of decoration are present
    • sculpture
    • painting
    • carpentry
  • Representation :
    • No information on the ornamentation of the place.
  • Typology :
    • No information about typology.
  • Plan :
    • We do not know the type of plan for this building.

Monument and history of the place

  • Interest of the building : Inscription 21 06 2001 (chapelle, scala santa et calvaire Saint-Isidore) (arrêté) annulée. Objets mobiliers protégés : lambris classés OM.
  • Elements protected MH (historical monument) :5 parts of the building are subject to protection and are listed as follows :
    • interior
    • altar
    • oratorical
    • statue
    • fountain
  • 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 : property of the municipality 2001
  • Detail :
    • La chapelle, la scala santa (cad. YL 6)
    • le calvaire Saint-Isidore (sur la voie communale n° 8, non cadastrée, voisinant les parcelles YL 79, 26, 28) : classement par arrêté du 1er septembre 2003
  • Mérimée reference : PA56000051

Men involved in this construction


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