Park of the castle of Combreux, French Heritage monument to Tournan en brie

Tournan, small town crossed by the road of Rozay has Paris, district of Melun, chief town of canton, sits of a district court, and the residence of a gendarmerie squad, above province of the Ile de France, in the Brie, and diocese of Paris. Its population is of approximately 1600 habitans; a part known as the Madeleine is separated by from it a brook.

Its dependences are the castle of Combreux, that of Armainvilliers, the hamlets of City, Mocquesouris, with the firm ones has of Origny, Fretay, the Mound, Courcelles, and that of Combreux.

The castle of Combreux, which belongs has Mr. the marquis de Jaucourt, minister of state, par of France, was lately rebuilt; it is simple, but vast, and has aspects charmans: of a dimension it dominates over the park which contains approximately 160 arpens; and other on a pretty small valley.

This park is cross-piece by the brook which passes has Tournan, and this brook feeds an extended water part, with the fall of which it makes turn a mill, then will lose itself in the pit of Vilgenard, commune of Presles.

A happy mixture of consacrees parts to approval, and several others abandoned with the culture, gives has this property completely a character landscape designer. Mr. de Jaucourt deals with agriculture, and high a herd of merino which is characterized by its beauty. The stock was entirely taken by it has Rambouillet and has Malmaison.

Source: Topographic dictionary of the department of Seine-et-Marne per Charles Oudiette 1821.

Park of the castle of Combreux
Crédit photo : (Park of the castle of Combreux, tournan en brie)

Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Park of the castle of Combreux, « Park of the castle of Combreux » is a construction of the city of Tournan en brie (France, Seine et marne). Park of the castle of Combreux, French Heritage monument to Tournan en brie tournan en brie, seine et marne

Location and general information

  • identifier : 125875
  • item : Parc du château de Combreux
  • Location of the building :
    • Ile-de-France
    • Seine-et-Marne
    • Tournan-en-Brie
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 77470
  • Zip code of the municipality : 77220
  • Order in the communal list : 2
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : park
  • State :
    • current state of the monument : disrepair

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 3 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 17th century
    • 19th century
    • 1st quarter 19th century
  • Years :
    • 1820
    • 1930
  • Investigation : 1991
  • Date taken into account : 2003/07/31

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 :
    • No information about decoration.
  • Representation :
    • No information on the ornamentation of the place.
  • Typology :
    • No information about typology.
  • Plan :
    • Plan Type 'irregular garden'

Monument and history of the place

  • Interest of the building : Cote boîte Environnement 085D.Dossier de jardin étudié.
  • Elements protected MH (historical monument) :
    • Any particular element of the building is subject to protection in our database.
  • Constituent areas : 7 distinct parts in the constitution of this place :
    • garden
    • garden
    • orangery
    • greenhouse
    • canal garden
    • channel
    • moat
  • 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
  • Involved in the work : Jeaucourt (commanditaire)Bernard (commanditaire)Hennecart Jules (commanditaire)
  • Author of the survey MH : Collette Florence
  • Mérimée reference : IA77000368

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Parc et château de Combreux - Seine et Marne 77

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