Castle, French Heritage monument to Orrouy
Going up now towards north, we will go has Orrouy.
It is a village which dominates the valley of Authonne; it hardly does not count more than 500 inhabitants and his unit, rather rustic, egaye sometimes of made constructions of beautiful stones extracted the close careers. With its center, it takes a certain air of revolves, thanks to the presence of an vain manor flanks turrets whose construction appears to go back to the seventeenth century. This small castle belongs now has Mr. Doria; there is group an interesting collection of tables.
- Titrate: Stages of a tourist in France.
- Author: Martin, Alexis (1834-19.)
- Editor: A. Hennuyer (Paris)
- Go back to edition: 1893-1894
The manor of Orrouy, which had formerly a vault particuliere, east flanks of four turrets which give him a fort good air. Place in the center of the village, this manor house offers charming points of view which extend to far on laughing the valley from Autumn.
If we believe of it a sizeable writer who besides does not manage aucunes evidence, the strong castle of Donneval or Dunval would have. exist before the invasion of the Romans, and these conquerors would have strengthens it and would have made of it the residence of a prefect of Letes.
Become the division of one of the companions of Clovis, this worthy manor, of which there do not remain any more vestiges, would have become, during the institution of the feudal mode, the stronghold dominating of the region, and consequently would have the territories of Orrouy, Champlieu and several other dependences.
- Titrate: Compiegne and its surroundings
- Author: Ewig, Leon
- Editor: J. Dubois wire (Compiegne)
- Go back to edition: 1860
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Castle, Orrouy Castle, built in the 15th century, has undergone many changes in the 19th century. Corbelled turrets flanking it have been heavily revised, under the (...) Castle, French Heritage monument to Orrouy orrouy, oise
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