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|The construction of the church finished in 1559. |
The oldest part from 1200. Furnishings mainly from the 17th century.
Baptismal font from 1579. Wood carvings from the 17th century.
The church was thoroughly restored in the period 2000-2001.
(From Visit Denmmark)
|Situated in a 50-acre park, including 5 acres of gardens on the border of the Sologne region, Blancafort Castle is 30 minutes away from Sancerre and its wineries, and 5mm away from the Museum of Witchcraft.|
Erected in the 15th Century by the de Boucard family on the site of an ancient Seigniory already existing in the 11th Century, and later transformed in the 17th Century, this handsome...
|On June 1st, 1695, the first foundation stone was laid for one of the few remaining 17th century city fortifications to be found in Germany. Today the Petersberg Citadel is an impressive example of European fortification construction dating from the 17th to the 19th centuries. ||02/03/2007||469|
|Built in 1620, the chateau de la Ballue is particularly well situated nearby Mont-saint-Michel, & Saint Malo as well as nearby the Romantic City of Combourg, Dol de Bretagne, the medieval towns of Dinan & Fougères, the seaside resort of Dinard, and the 17th century town of Rennes.|
The château, pure britton 17th century jewel, was, in the beginning of the 19th century (as in the late 20th...
|Built in the the 13th century by the Escoussans, the Langoiran Castle hold an important strategic position during the Hundred Years War.|
It was successively the home of the Albret and the Montferrand families until the 16th century. Residing place of Tuillaume d'Affis, President of the Parlement of Bordeaux at the beginning of the 17th century, it was dismantled during the Fronde. Classi...
|Built in the 12th century, the castle was the main part of the defence of the fortified town. To begin with, the castle’s original vocation was to provide a resting place for Lords returning from the Crusades. Altered in the 15th century by the Duke of Nemours who turned it into a residential building, and again in the 17th century, since when the château’s appearance has remained unchanged. In...||03/25/2008||371|
|La Cour-Senlisse castle was built between 15 and 16th century It has a regular square plan with 4 towers in the corners, one of them standing as keep. |
It was incorporated in the Duché of Chevreuse in 1556 and was rebuilt partially mid 17th century to gain more comfort.
It is owned by The Duke of Luynes family since 18th century.
From the original castle are only remaining ...
|The Geffrye Museum is unique in that it displays living room interiors of the English middle class from the 17th century to the late 20th. The 18th century buildings were originally almshouses for poor eastenders and the gardens still offer a peaceful refuge from the city traffic.||09/16/2005||264|
|Fortress built in the 17th century by King Philip II of Spain.||08/28/2005||464|
|Dating from the 13th century, the château de La Brède became property of Jacques de Secondat de Montesquieu around the end of the 17th century.|
Charles Louis de Secondat, baron de La Brède et de Montesquieu, also know as Montesquieu, was born in this Castle in 1689.
As of today, the castle has remained property of Montesquieu’s descendants.
The castle is of gothic style and...
|The São Francisco Xavier Castle, is a 17th-century garrison erected to protect the coast from the pirates of North Africa.||10/13/2005||319|
|The Blaye Citadel was built by Vauban at the end of the 17th century.
Additional Information from ATTILA:
Blaye is located on the right bank of the Gironde estuary (here over 2 km. wide), 35 km. north of Bordeaux.
In ancient times Blaye (Blavia) was a port of the Santones. Tradition states that the hero Roland was buried in its basilica, which was on the site of the citadel...