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Place des Heros - Arras, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers
N 50° 17.450 E 002° 46.670
31U E 484173 N 5570990
Quick Description: Place des Heros has 155 facades that date from the XVII and XVIII century. // Place des Héros dispose de 155 façades qui datent du XVII et XVIII siècle.
Location: Hauts-de-France, France
Date Posted: 7/12/2015 4:57:42 PM
Waymark Code: WMP74V
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
Views: 9

Long Description:
Place des Heros has 155 facades that date from the XVII and XVIII century. They are supported by 345 sandstone columns.

Place des Heros is home to the belfry and town hall. The town hall is classified as historical monuments of the town in 1921. The belfry is on his side in 1840. In 2005, it wsa listed a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Fifty-two facades of buildings in the square are listed in the historic monuments of the town. These rankings were made between 1919 and 1921.


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[FR]
Place des Héros dispose de 155 façades qui datent du XVII et XVIII siècle. Ils sont soutenus par 345 colonnes de grès.

La place comporte le beffroi communal ainsi que l'hôtel de ville. L'hôtel de ville est classé parmi les monuments historiques de la commune en 1921. Le beffroi l'est de son côté en 1840. En 2005, il figure dans la liste du patrimoine mondial de l'UNESCO dans la catégorie beffrois de Belgique et de France.

Cinquante-deux façades d'immeubles de la place sont répertoriés dans les monuments historiques de la commune. Ces classements ont été effectués entre 1919 et 1921.
Physical Address:
Place des Heros
Arras, Nord-Pas-de-Calais France


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Description of Postcard Location:
Place des Heros is a marvelous square constructed in Flemish-Spanish baroque style.


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