Parish Church of St. John the Baptist, French Heritage monument to Abere

The 11th or 12th century Romanesque Foundation
* enlarged in 1884

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Parish Church of St. John the Baptist

Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Parish Church of St. John the Baptist, « Parish Church of St. John the Baptist » is a construction of the city of Abere (France, Pyrenees atlantiques). Parish Church of St. John the Baptist, French Heritage monument to Abere abere, pyrenees atlantiques

Location and general information

  • identifier : 103880
  • item : Eglise Paroissiale Saint-Jean-Baptiste
  • Location of the building :
    • Aquitaine
    • Pyrénées-Atlantiques
    • Abère
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 64002
  • Zip code of the municipality : 64160
  • Order in the communal list : 2
  • 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 :
    • We have no information on the time of construction of this monument.
  • Year : 1884
  • Investigation : 1977
  • Date taken into account : 1987 AVANT

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 3 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • coating
    • pebble
    • stone
  • Roofing : Coverage of this building is varied there are 4 different types :
    • rump
    • sprocket cover
    • shed
    • pinion
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • the main material of this building is slate
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • No information on the coverage of the place.
  • Floors :
    • floor type : 3 vessels
  • 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 : The typology consists of 2 elements
    • tower wall
    • South Gate
  • Plan :
    • Plan Type 'elongated plane'

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 :
    • a constituent part in this construction : cemetery
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • We do not know the different uses that have been made of this construction.


  • Other :
    • other Information : property of the municipality
  • Authors of the survey MH :
    • Araguas Philippe
    • Lahonde Catherine
  • Mérimée reference : IA00027104

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