St. Peter Parish Church, French Heritage monument to Piolenc

Piolenc parish church is that of a former Benedictine Priory dependent of the Cluniac monastery of Saint-Saturnin-du-Port. Priory founded around the year 1000. The Priory Church was built probably at the same time (device in rubble in the characteristic hammer of the 11th century): nave Vault full arches, transept with cross surmounted by a dome on squinches. Two collateral Gothic frame the nave. Late, revamped chorus during the classical era. Tower-porch adjacent to the West in the 12th century (upper, rebuilt in the 19th century). This church is one of the few Provencal buildings of the first Mediterranean roman art.

Source: Ministry of Culture, France

St. Peter Parish Church
(St. Peter Parish Church, piolenc)


Heritage listed, historical monument, or having been under investigation

Structural information

St. Peter Parish Church, Piolenc parish church is that of a former Benedictine Priory dependent of the Cluniac monastery of Saint-Saturnin-du-Port. Priory founded around the year 1000. (...) St. Peter Parish Church, French Heritage monument to Piolenc piolenc, vaucluse

Location and general information

  • identifier : 137899
  • item : Eglise paroissiale Saint-Pierre
  • Location of the building :
    • Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
    • Vaucluse
    • Piolenc
  • Address : place Saint-Pierre
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 84091
  • Zip code of the municipality : 84420
  • 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 :
    • The building dates mainly from the period : 11th century
  • Date of protection : 1997/09/17 : inscrit MH
  • Date taken into account : 1999/03/30

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

Other

  • Other :
    • other Information : property of the municipality 1997
  • Picture : 7e9950c423df2eb7d0838d483aa7e9e3.jpg
  • Details : Eglise (cad. H 137) : inscription par arrêté du 17 septembre 1997
  • Mérimée reference : PA84000018

Contributions documentaries made by visitors

St. Peter Parish Church, French Heritage monument to Piolenc. Picture of pierre bastien
Eglise paroissiale Saint-Pierre, piolenc
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St. Peter Parish Church, French Heritage monument to Piolenc. Picture of pierre bastien
Eglise paroissiale Saint-Pierre, piolenc
St. Peter Parish Church, French Heritage monument to Piolenc. Picture of pierre bastien
Eglise paroissiale Saint-Pierre, piolenc
St. Peter Parish Church, French Heritage monument to Piolenc. Picture of pierre bastien
Eglise paroissiale Saint-Pierre, piolenc

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