Castle Lobstein, French Heritage monument to Ville sur illon

House of Master built in 1904 for the brewer Jacques Lobstein, near his company, the Large Brewery and Vosgean Malt factory.

Considered for the purity as of its water, City-on-Illon beer produced since 1627.

In 1887, Jacques Lobstein, Alsatian brewer, came to install there an industrial brewery of Bavarian type which ceased its activity only in 1975. The latter got busy has to use modern technologies like electricity, the groups of cold thus marking the end of the era of the artisanal breweries.

It is dessinee by the Clasquin architect in an eclectic style of the end of the 19th century.

The interior decoration testifies to the influence of the Art nouveau:

  • canopies of the workshops of the Master-glassmaker Charles Champigneulle
  • decoration paints floral, sign of the painter G. Destiny.

Castle Lobstein
Crédit photo : (Castle Lobstein, ville sur illon)

Heritage listed, historical monument, or having been under investigation

Structural information

Castle Lobstein, Manor house built in 1904 for the Brewer Jacques Lobstein, close to his business, the great brewery and malting Vosgienne. It is designed by architect Clasquin (...) Castle Lobstein, French Heritage monument to Ville sur illon ville sur illon, vosges

Location and general information

  • identifier : 144359
  • item : Château Lobstein
  • Location of the building :
    • Lorraine
    • Vosges
    • Ville-sur-Illon
  • Address : rue de l'Abreuvoir
  • Place name : Dommartin
  • INSEE code of the municipality : 88508
  • Zip code of the municipality : 88270
  • Order in the communal list : 1
  • Name of the building :
    • The building is designated as follows : home
  • State :
    • the current state of the monument is not known.

Dates and times

  • Period of construction : 2 different epochs of evolution of the building.
    • 20th century
    • 1st quarter 20th century
  • Year : 1904
  • Date of protection : 1993/06/29 : inscrit MH
  • Date taken into account : 1995/07/12

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 : 2 forms of decoration are present
    • stained glass
    • painting
  • 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) :
    • This element of the building is the subject of protection : interior
  • 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 Information : private property 1993
  • Details : Château (cad. E 395, 604) : inscription par arrêté du 29 juin 1993
  • Mérimée reference : PA00125548

Men involved in this construction

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