Church of Notre-Dame, French Heritage monument to Olliergues

Originally, it was a castle chapel given in 1225 to the Abbey of la Chaise-Dieu by the Bishop of Clermont. This Chapel, enlarged in the 15th century, then became parish church. The building, externally denatured, remains inside an example of architecture of the 14th (choir and two bays of the nave) and 15th centuries (collateral and West span of the nave), relatively rare in the region. The choir is composed of a rectangular span and a polygonal apse. It is vaulted six branches of warheads led to a broad Carter topped by a cavetto smaller on each side of the listel radiating from a large Keystone carved foliage and confined to a figure's head on the front. In the apse, a chamfered doorway allows communication with the sacristy. Capitals carved foliage, heads of animals or characters.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Church of Notre-Dame

Heritage listed, historical monument, or having been under investigation

Structural information

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Location and general information

  • identifier : 103094
  • item : Eglise Notre-Dame
  • Location of the building :
    • Auvergne
    • Puy-de-Dôme
    • Olliergues
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 63258
  • Zip code of the municipality : 63880
  • Order in the communal list : 10
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : 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.
    • 14th century
    • 15th century
  • Date of protection : 1961/03/01 : inscrit MH
  • Date taken into account : 1993/08/26

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 :
    • The decor consists of 'sculpture'
  • 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 : inscription par arrêté du 1er mars 1961
  • Mérimée reference : PA00092222

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