Parish Church of St. John the Baptist, French Heritage monument to St paul d espis

Church rebuilt in the 1st half of the 16th century (the keystone of the choir is the date 1526)
* a Bay of the nave was destroyed in 1709, according to Garcia
* facade and vaulting are rebuilt in 1854 by St. Phard, architect
* Bell Tower rebuilt in 1876 after a fire
* restored in 1955
* stained glass signed and dated Henri L.V. Gesta, Toulouse, 1894
* Re-use of a monumental fireplace dated M.S. 1545 from the old leper Hospital of Malause (82), oral information

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, Church rebuilt in the 1st half of the 16th century (the keystone of the choir is the date 1526); a Bay of the nave was destroyed in 1709, according to Garcia; (...) Parish Church of St. John the Baptist, French Heritage monument to St paul d espis st paul d espis, tarn et garonne

Location and general information

  • identifier : 134685
  • item : Eglise Paroissiale Saint-Jean-Baptiste
  • Location of the building :
    • Midi-Pyrénées
    • Tarn-et-Garonne
    • Saint-Paul-d'Espis
  • Place name : Saint-Jean-de-Cornac
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 82170
  • Zip code of the municipality : 82400
  • Order in the communal list : 8
  • 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 :
    • We have no information on the time of construction of this monument.
  • Year : 1526
  • Investigation : 1986
  • Date of protection : 1979 : inscrit MH
  • Date taken into account : 1987 AVANT

Construction, architecture and style

  • Materials: 3 elements are used in the main structure of the building.
    • limestone
    • ashlar
    • stone
  • Roofing : Coverage of this building is varied there are 5 different types :
    • roof with long tails
    • rump
    • pavilion roof
    • shed
    • roof
  • Materials (roofing) :
    • the main material of this building is hollow tile
  • Other about the composition roofs :
    • A mode of coverage listed 'ribbed vault'
  • Floors :
    • floor type : 1 vessel
  • Stairs :
    • No stairs mentioned on this construction.
  • Decoration of the building : 2 forms of decoration are present
    • stained glass
    • sculpture
  • Representation :
    • the only ornament listed is 'coat of arms'
  • Typology : The typology consists of 2 elements
    • bell tower
    • polygonal apse
  • 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 :
    • 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 : 5 various other information are available
    • subject type arms of the Abbey of moissac and the barasc rocquemaurel Castro
    • subject type support: the keys of vault of the choir
    • subject type weapons of gontaud biron
    • subject type support: the Funeral Chapel
    • subject type arms of the Lords of lachapelle lauzieres property of the municipality
  • Mérimée reference : IA00040188

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

Men involved in this construction


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