[Castle of the Archbishop]La présence d'une demeure est attestée dès le XIIe siecle. Au VIIIe l'adjonction d'une courtline avec tours d'angle et les aménagements du logis avec arcs et mâchicoulis en front une forteresse. Sa fonction résidentielle s'affirme aux XIVe et XVe : peinture murale de sa vaste salle d'apparat, spendide planfond peint...
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Castle of the Archbishop
The presence of a home is attested in the twelfth century. In the thirteenth century, added were a courtline with corner towers and the amenities of home with arches and battlements in front of a fortress. Its residential function asserts the fourteenth and fifteenth mural painting its vast ceremonial hall, splendid painted ceiling where ...
Texts tell of a palace. The very rich and powerful archbishop of Narbonne, lord or the manor, making frequent trips with his baggage, to chests, its archives, its seal, and his court..
The building suffered difficulties during the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. Abandoned by his owner, it no longer had a stately and agricultural function. Transformations of the nineteenth were made at the expense of many medieval remains (the destruction of towers and part of building).]
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|Historical Place||Church/House of Worship|
|Marker Type||Historic Building|
|Marker Class||Historical Marker|
|Marker Style||Interpretative Marker / Sign|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, September 15th, 2014 at 1:00am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||31T E 503669 N 4797296|
|Decimal Degrees||43.32850000, 3.04526667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 43° 19.71', E 3° 2.716'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||43° 19' 42.6000" N, 3° 2' 42.9600" E|
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|Can be seen from road?||Yes|
|Is marker in the median?||No|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 5 Boulevard Pasteur, Capestang Languedoc-Roussillon 34310, FR|
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