Le Château de l’archevêque
[Castle of the Archbishop]
[Translation by Google Translate (with modifications):
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,
Location. 43° 19.71′ N, 3° 2.716′ E. Marker is in Capestang, Languedoc-Roussillon, in Hérault Départment. Marker is on Boulevard Pasteur. Touch for map. This marker is at the intersection of Boulevard Pasteur and Boulevard Jules Guesde at the Place Gabriel Peri. Marker is in this post office area: Capestang, Languedoc-Roussillon 34310, France.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. La maison vigneronne (within shouting distance of this marker); La fontaine du Théron (within shouting distance of this marker); Rafle Du 9 Juin 1944 (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); La collégiale Saint Etienne (about 120 meters away); L’Hôpital (about 120 meters away); La maison romane (about 150 meters away); La maison Lignon (about 150 meters away); Porte de Béziers (about 210 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Capestang.
Categories. • Churches, Etc. • Forts, Castles •
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