Castle of Corbelin to La-Chapelle-st-André

The former cited Bretèche in 1249 gave way to a strong House, guardian of the Valley, which remain four round towers once connected by curtain walls surrounded by ditches.

In 1559, Étienne the silent, rich ecclesiastical, transforms the Castle, he raises an elegant main building, flanked to the watchtowers in the apse carved angles. A spiral staircase turret serves then the three floors. She disappears at the beginning of the 18th century.

The raised ground floor become a cellar, a terrace is fitted at the front, and a large kitchen is located at the rear.

in the 19th century, this House belongs to the owner of the steel facilities.

Source: Local signage

LA CHAPELLE SAINT-ANDRÉ, common important the same canton of Varzy, located between several Woods, in a narrow valley water Creek from Corbelin. This Creek gave its name to the village of CHOW villa Corbuloni, which is part of a land of same name, which depend on a blast furnace which, every year, can produce 800 thousands of cast iron; plus two forges Corbelin and the Mez, estimated the annual work of 150 thousands of small railway, and furthermore a castle that would be nice if it were better located.

Elsewhere the wood needed for these plants are very close, and the mines of the Beaugoderie, which serves to feed the furnace, are estimated. It is also in the Woods national, once dependent on the bishopric of Auxerre.

The chapel Saint-André population is estimated at 957 people, gathered together for the administration and even worship with those of CHOW; and this town is 5 kil. to Varzy.

Source: Mémoires pour servir à civil, political and literary history by Mr. Jean-Baptiste La Rochelle, Pierre Gillet, Jean François Née de La Rochelle 1827.

Castle of CHOW
Crédit photo : (Castle of CHOW, la chapelle st andre)


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Structural information

Castle of CHOW, The former cited Bretèche in 1249 gave way to a strong House, guardian of the Valley, which remain four round towers once connected by curtain walls surrounded by ditches. In 1559, Étienne the silent, rich ecclesiastical, transforms the Castle, he raises an elegant main building, flanked to the watchtowers in the apse carved angles. A spiral staircase turret serves then the three floors. She disappears at the beginning of the 18th century. la chapelle st andre, nievre

Location and general information

  • identifier : 95528
  • item : Château de Corbelin
  • Location of the building :
    • Bourgogne
    • Nièvre
    • La Chapelle-Saint-André
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 58058
  • Zip code of the municipality : 58210
  • Order in the communal list : 1
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : castle
  • State :
    • the current state of the monument is not known.

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 2 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 15th century
    • 16th century
  • Date of protection : 1940/09/25 : inscrit MH
  • Date taken into account : 1993/11/26

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 :
    • No information about decoration.
  • 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

  • Elements protected MH (historical monument) :
    • This element of the building is the subject of protection : turn
  • 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 a private person 1992
  • Details : Château de Corbelin : inscription par arrêté du 25 septembre 1940
  • Mérimée reference : PA00112823

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Château de Corbelin, la chapelle st andre
Castle of Corbelin to La-Chapelle-st-André. Picture of pierre bastien
Château de Corbelin, la chapelle st andre
Castle of Corbelin to La-Chapelle-st-André. Picture of pierre bastien
Château de Corbelin, la chapelle st andre
Castle of Corbelin to La-Chapelle-st-André. Picture of pierre bastien
Château de Corbelin, la chapelle st andre

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