Eglise Saint Vincent - Champmillon, Nouvelle Aquitaine, France
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sara et gege
N 45° 38.344 W 000° 00.043
30T E 733744 N 5058321
Quick Description: in the town center dans le centre ville
Location: Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
Date Posted: 5/31/2019 1:42:55 AM
Waymark Code: WM10N3H
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67
Views: 3

Long Description:
source Monumentum;
Fortified Romanesque church. The main door is framed by two blind arches. Portal with capitals. The buttresses separating the spans were crowned with crows supporting the defense battlements. The nave consists of four bays, the first covered in cradle, the two following in cupolas. The choir is covered in semicircle and the choir in cradle.



source Monumentum ;
Eglise romane fortifiée. La porte principale est encadrée de deux arcatures aveugles. Portail avec chapiteaux. Les contreforts séparant les travées étaient couronnés de corbeaux supportant autrefois les créneaux de défense. La nef se compose de quatre travées, la première couverte en berceau, les deux suivantes en coupoles. Le choeur est couvert en hémicycle et l'avant-choeur en berceau.
Web site proof of Romanesque features: [Web Link]

Type of building (structure): Church

Address:
le bourg 16120 Champmillon


Date of origin: Not listed

Architect(s) if known: Not listed

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