Castle, French Heritage monument to St paul d espis

Old chapel from the 12th century
* remnants of walls with three towers from the 13th or 14th century
* Logis rebuilt in the 4th quarter of the 15th century or the first quarter of the 16th century
* additions and major restorations in the 19th century, after 1834 (former cadastre)

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

Castle

Reported to be remarkable heritage of quality.

Structural information

Castle, Old chapel from the 12th century; remnants of walls with three towers from the 13th or 14th century; Logis rebuilt in the 4th quarter of the 15th century or (...) Castle, French Heritage monument to St paul d espis st paul d espis, tarn et garonne

Location and general information

  • identifier : 134680
  • item : Château
  • Location of the building :
    • Midi-Pyrénées
    • Tarn-et-Garonne
    • Saint-Paul-d'Espis
  • Place name : la Chapelle
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 82170
  • Zip code of the municipality : 82400
  • Order in the communal list : 3
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : castle
  • State :
    • the current state of the monument is not known.

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 8 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 12th century
    • 13th century
    • 14th century
    • 15th century
    • 4th quarter 15th century
    • 16th century
    • 1st quarter 16th century
    • 19th century
  • Investigation : 1986
  • Date taken into account : 1987 AVANT

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 6 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • limestone
    • rubble
    • coating
    • partial coating
    • ashlar
    • stone
  • Roofing : Coverage of this building is varied there are 4 different types :
    • roof with long tails
    • rump
    • terrace
    • roof
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • the main material of this building is hollow tile
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • A mode of coverage listed 'barrel vault'
  • Floors :
    • floor type : 1 floor square
  • Stairs : 2 types of stairs have been cataloged in this monument, stairs are of type :
    • spiral staircase
    • staircase off-work
  • 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 : 6 distinct parts in the constitution of this place :
    • court
    • common
    • well
    • pregnant
    • chapel
    • oven
  • Parties constituantes étudiées :
    • no information.
  • Use :
    • We do not know the different uses that have been made of this construction.

Other

  • Other :
    • other Information : private property
  • Mérimée reference : IA00040181

The complete official record is available at Conseil régional de Midi-Pyrénées - Direction de la Culture et de l'Audiovisuel - Service Connaissance du Patrimoine22, bd Maréchal Juin 31406 Toulouse cedex 9 - 05.34.45.97.33


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