St. Peter's Church, French Heritage monument to Bouvines

In 1878, the Mayor of Bouvines decided to rebuild the parish church, considered too old and too small. Construction began in 1880 and was completed in 1886
* the stained glass windows were made from 1889
* the Church was consecrated in 1910. The architect Auguste Normant was inspired by medieval architecture and has designed as a sainte chapelle, not containing any relic, but used setting for stained-glass Windows. The Church consists of a nave without collateral separated from the chancel by a transept, is entirely covered with vaults on vaulting. Stained glass windows were made by Charles and Emmanuel Champigneulle, according to Pierre Fritel cartons: they illustrate the battle of Bouvines, where Philippe-Auguste was victorious in the coalition.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

St. Peter's Church
Crédit photo : (St. Peter's Church, bouvines)


Heritage listed, historical monument, or having been under investigation

Structural information

St. Peter's Church, In 1878, the Mayor of Bouvines decided to rebuild the parish church, considered too old and too small. Construction began in 1880 and was completed in 1886; (...) St. Peter's Church, French Heritage monument to Bouvines bouvines, nord

Location and general information

  • identifier : 97248
  • item : Eglise Saint-Pierre
  • Location of the building :
    • Nord-Pas-de-Calais
    • Bouvines
  • Address : rue Félix-Dehau
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 59106
  • Zip code of the municipality : 59830
  • Order in the communal list : 1
  • Name of the building : The building is designated by the following 2 names :
    • church
    • parish church
  • 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 :
    • 1880
    • 1889
  • Dates of protection :
    • 1981/10/06 : inscrit MH
    • 1981/10/06 : classé MH
  • Date taken into account : 1993/11/03

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 :
    • The decor consists of 'stained glass'
  • 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) :
    • 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

  • Other :
    • other Information : owned by the 1992 municipality
  • Details : Eglise, sauf vitraux classés (cad. A 303) : inscription par arrêté du 6 octobre 1981 - Vingt-et-un vitraux (cad. A 303) : classement par arrêté du 6 octobre 1981
  • Mérimée reference : PA00107387

Men involved in this construction

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Eglise Saint-Pierre, bouvines
St. Peter's Church, French Heritage monument to Bouvines. Picture of pierre bastien
Eglise Saint-Pierre, bouvines
St. Peter's Church, French Heritage monument to Bouvines. Picture of pierre bastien
Eglise Saint-Pierre, bouvines
St. Peter's Church, French Heritage monument to Bouvines. Picture of pierre bastien
Eglise Saint-Pierre, bouvines
St. Peter's Church, French Heritage monument to Bouvines. Picture of pierre bastien
Eglise Saint-Pierre, bouvines
St. Peter's Church, French Heritage monument to Bouvines. Picture of pierre bastien
Eglise Saint-Pierre, bouvines
St. Peter's Church, French Heritage monument to Bouvines. Picture of pierre bastien
Eglise Saint-Pierre, bouvines
St. Peter's Church, French Heritage monument to Bouvines. Picture of pierre bastien
Eglise Saint-Pierre, bouvines
St. Peter's Church, French Heritage monument to Bouvines. Picture of pierre bastien
Eglise Saint-Pierre, bouvines
St. Peter's Church, French Heritage monument to Bouvines. Picture of pierre bastien
Eglise Saint-Pierre, bouvines
St. Peter's Church, French Heritage monument to Bouvines. Picture of pierre bastien
Eglise Saint-Pierre, bouvines
St. Peter's Church, French Heritage monument to Bouvines. Picture of pierre bastien
Eglise Saint-Pierre, bouvines
St. Peter's Church, French Heritage monument to Bouvines. Picture of pierre bastien
Eglise Saint-Pierre, bouvines
St. Peter's Church, French Heritage monument to Bouvines. Picture of pierre bastien
Eglise Saint-Pierre, bouvines
St. Peter's Church, French Heritage monument to Bouvines. Picture of pierre bastien
Eglise Saint-Pierre, bouvines
St. Peter's Church, French Heritage monument to Bouvines. Picture of pierre bastien
Eglise Saint-Pierre, bouvines
St. Peter's Church, French Heritage monument to Bouvines. Picture of pierre bastien
Eglise Saint-Pierre, bouvines
St. Peter's Church, French Heritage monument to Bouvines. Picture of pierre bastien
Eglise Saint-Pierre, bouvines
St. Peter's Church, French Heritage monument to Bouvines. Picture of pierre bastien
Eglise Saint-Pierre, bouvines
St. Peter's Church, French Heritage monument to Bouvines. Picture of pierre bastien
Eglise Saint-Pierre, bouvines
St. Peter's Church, French Heritage monument to Bouvines. Picture of pierre bastien
Eglise Saint-Pierre, bouvines
St. Peter's Church, French Heritage monument to Bouvines. Picture of pierre bastien
Eglise Saint-Pierre, bouvines
St. Peter's Church, French Heritage monument to Bouvines. Picture of pierre bastien
Eglise Saint-Pierre, bouvines

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