Farm, French Heritage monument to Camembert

Dependencies essentees boards and slate depending X Rousseau, la Bretèche was in the middle of the 15th century a vavassorie held by a Squire and Almenêches Abbey
* the current buildings seem to have been constructed in several campaigns of the 17th century at the beginning of the 19th century
* the House may date from the 17th century, with a peak in addition added in the 19th century

Source: Ministry of Culture, France


Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

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Location and general information

  • identifier : 100163
  • item : Ferme
  • Location of the building :
    • Basse-Normandie
    • Camembert
  • Place name : la Bretèche
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 61071
  • Zip code of the municipality : 61120
  • Order in the communal list : 6
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : farm
  • State :
    • current state of the monument : disrepair

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 4 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 17th century
    • 18th century
    • 19th century
    • 1st quarter 19th century
  • Investigation : 1991
  • Date taken into account : 1994/04/08

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 5 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • wood
    • timbered
    • shingler boards
    • cob
    • shingler
  • Roofing : Coverage of this building is varied there are 5 different types :
    • roof with long tails
    • rump
    • sprocket cover
    • pinion
    • roof
  • Materials (roofing) : 2 elements in the composition of the hedge, among them we noted
    • slate
    • flat tile
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • No information on the coverage of the place.
  • Floors : 4 type of floors in this manual :
    • fill in additional
    • stage base
    • ground floor
    • rez-de-chaussee
  • 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) :
    • Any particular element of the building is subject to protection in our database.
  • Constituent areas : 12 distinct parts in the constitution of this place :
    • court
    • cellar
    • garden
    • coop
    • garden
    • barn
    • pond
    • press
    • distillery
    • bakery
    • oven
    • cider press
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • We do not know the different uses that have been made of this construction.


  • Other :
    • other Information : private property
  • Author of the survey MH : Mousset Hélène
  • Mérimée reference : IA00120070

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