Parish Church Saint-Étienne, French Heritage monument to St etienne de baigorry

The parish church has an elongated plan, single ship surrounded by chapels. The walls are built in rubble and average unit of limestone and sandstone with pebbles, and covered with a roof long half-timbered gable tile forming. The chapels are covered with roof of hollow tiles, the bedside to cut parts of a polygonal roof. The Bell Tower and the Northwest corner tower are slate, Pavilion and conical roofs. The Church is decorated with Romanesque sculptures, and 3 rows of wooden galleries. The nave received a false full-arch Vault. The walls are pierced by bays full-arch or rectangular, and supported by buttresses to jumps. To the West, the recent porch houses two stairs of distribution frame, and a baptismal font. The first mention of the Church dates from 1253 as possession of Roncevaux (see), but the building preserves Romanesque carved remains of the 12th century. The most important campaign of changes occurs in the 17th and 18th centuries (construction of the vault in 1733, the Bell Tower in 1791). The Church knows of other changes in the following centuries. In 1940, built on the porch.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Parish Church Saint-Étienne
(Parish Church Saint-Étienne, st etienne de baigorry)


Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Parish Church Saint-Étienne, The parish church has an elongated plan, single ship surrounded by chapels. The walls are built in rubble and average unit of limestone and sandstone with (...) Parish Church Saint-Étienne, French Heritage monument to St etienne de baigorry st etienne de baigorry, pyrenees atlantiques

Location and general information

  • identifier : 105221
  • item : église paroissiale Saint-Etienne
  • Location of the building :
    • Aquitaine
    • Pyrénées-Atlantiques
    • Saint-Etienne-de-Baïgorry
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 64477
  • Zip code of the municipality : 64430
  • Order in the communal list : 21
  • Name of the building : The building is designated by the following 2 names :
    • church
    • parish church
  • State :
    • current state of the monument : restored

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 3 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 12th century
    • 17th century
    • 18th century
  • Years :
    • 1733
    • 1791
    • 1940
  • Investigation : 2000
  • Date taken into account : 2003/03/21

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 7 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • limestone
    • rubble
    • coating
    • partial coating
    • average unit
    • pebble
    • sandstone
  • Roofing : Coverage of this building is varied there are 7 different types :
    • roof with long tails
    • pavilion roof
    • shed
    • conical roof
    • polygonal roof
    • pinion
    • roof
  • Materials (roofing) : 2 elements in the composition of the hedge, among them we noted
    • slate
    • hollow tile
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • A mode of coverage listed 'false barrel vault'
  • Floors :
    • floor type : 1 vessel
  • Stairs : 3 types of stairs have been cataloged in this monument, stairs are of type :
    • in frame
    • staircase
    • staircase distribution
  • Decoration of the building : 3 forms of decoration are present
    • stained glass
    • sculpture
    • painting
  • Representation :
    • No information on the ornamentation of the place.
  • Typology : The typology consists of 3 elements
    • building plan extended to single vessel
    • bell tower
    • bedside canted
  • 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 :
    • no information.
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • We do not know the different uses that have been made of this construction.

Other

  • Other : 2 various other information are available
    • property of the municipality
    • © general Council of the Pyrénées-atlantiques
  • Picture : 931d884e80417f5aac47b81a406e8e82.jpg
  • Author of the survey MH : Labat Nelly
  • Mérimée reference : IA64000406

The complete official record is available at Conseil régional d'Aquitaine - Service chargé de l'inventaire54, rue Magendie 33077 Bordeaux Cedex - 05.57.95.02.02

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église paroissiale Saint-Etienne, st etienne de baigorry
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église St Etienne

Parish Church Saint-Étienne, French Heritage monument to St etienne de baigorry. Picture of pierre bastien
église paroissiale Saint-Etienne, st etienne de baigorry
Description of this building by pierre bastien :

église St Etienne

Parish Church Saint-Étienne, French Heritage monument to St etienne de baigorry. Picture of pierre bastien
église paroissiale Saint-Etienne, st etienne de baigorry
Description of this building by pierre bastien :

église St Etienne

Parish Church Saint-Étienne, French Heritage monument to St etienne de baigorry. Picture of pierre bastien
église paroissiale Saint-Etienne, st etienne de baigorry
Description of this building by pierre bastien :

église St Etienne

Parish Church Saint-Étienne, French Heritage monument to St etienne de baigorry. Picture of pierre bastien
église paroissiale Saint-Etienne, st etienne de baigorry
Description of this building by pierre bastien :

église St Etienne

Parish Church Saint-Étienne, French Heritage monument to St etienne de baigorry. Picture of pierre bastien
église paroissiale Saint-Etienne, st etienne de baigorry
Description of this building by pierre bastien :

église St Etienne

Parish Church Saint-Étienne, French Heritage monument to St etienne de baigorry. Picture of pierre bastien
église paroissiale Saint-Etienne, st etienne de baigorry
Description of this building by pierre bastien :

église St Etienne

Parish Church Saint-Étienne, French Heritage monument to St etienne de baigorry. Picture of pierre bastien
église paroissiale Saint-Etienne, st etienne de baigorry
Description of this building by pierre bastien :

église St Etienne

Parish Church Saint-Étienne, French Heritage monument to St etienne de baigorry. Picture of pierre bastien
église paroissiale Saint-Etienne, st etienne de baigorry
Description of this building by pierre bastien :

église St Etienne

Parish Church Saint-Étienne, French Heritage monument to St etienne de baigorry. Picture of pierre bastien
église paroissiale Saint-Etienne, st etienne de baigorry
Description of this building by pierre bastien :

église St Etienne

Parish Church Saint-Étienne, French Heritage monument to St etienne de baigorry. Picture of pierre bastien
église paroissiale Saint-Etienne, st etienne de baigorry
Description of this building by pierre bastien :

église St Etienne

Parish Church Saint-Étienne, French Heritage monument to St etienne de baigorry. Picture of pierre bastien
église paroissiale Saint-Etienne, st etienne de baigorry
Description of this building by pierre bastien :

église St Etienne

Parish Church Saint-Étienne, French Heritage monument to St etienne de baigorry. Picture of pierre bastien
église paroissiale Saint-Etienne, st etienne de baigorry
Description of this building by pierre bastien :

église St Etienne

Parish Church Saint-Étienne, French Heritage monument to St etienne de baigorry. Picture of pierre bastien
église paroissiale Saint-Etienne, st etienne de baigorry
Description of this building by pierre bastien :

église St Etienne


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