Manoir du Catel was built between 1267-1270 by Richard Treigots, the abbot of Fécamp Abbey. It is one of the oldest and best-preserved Norman style fortified manor houses. It consists of towers in four corners, fortified gatehouse and moat.



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Founded: 1267-1270
Category: Castles and fortifications in France
Historical period: Late Capetians (France)

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Sylvie BRIERE (17 months ago)
Very great discovery, discreet and withdrawn this mansion has quite a story! His visit is essential. The welcome of its owner is a page in the history of France concentrated in the passion of its story
Simone Lelièvre (17 months ago)
Charming guide ? Colossal restoration work on this magnificent Cauchois mansion. To visit absolutely.
patricia denise (17 months ago)
Very beautiful to visit with an owner whose words we swallow when he tells the story of the manor with his passion, will return there with the family not to be missed in the region
Nicole LIBER (18 months ago)
I LOVE IT!!! When I grow up I will get married there ?. Very beautiful vestige of Norman buildings.
Nicole LIBER (18 months ago)
I looooorrre. When I grow up I will marry him there. Very beautiful remnant of a Norman building
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