Château de Potelle

Potelle, France

Château de Potelle was built around 1290 by Gilles de Mortagne. It has been looted and damaged in wars (1477, 1654, 1712 and 1793). The last restoration was made in 1817. The gate house was erected in the 13th-14th centuries and may have been located to the site of ancient Roman castrum. The chapel was moved to the courtyard of in 1519. Today Château de Potelle is a private home.

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Founded: 1290
Category: Castles and fortifications in France
Historical period: Late Capetians (France)

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Lydie D (2 years ago)
Superbe château médiéval avec douves, habité par les propriétaires. Les extérieurs et la chapelle sont ouverts uniquement pour la journée du patrimoine. Il est toutefois visible correctement du chemin et je conseille vivement aux promeneurs de se rendre à Potelle pour en profiter toute l'année. C'est un château de conte de fées qui ravira autant les grands que les enfants !
kevin tenret (2 years ago)
Très beau château avec C es douves
Aurélien Courtin (2 years ago)
Site historique à ne pas louper lors de son ouverture exceptionnelle pendant les journées du patrimoine. Tempus Medielys rajoute au folklore avec son camp militaire.
Yuki Asahina (2 years ago)
Les visites sont trop courtes, les guides ne parlent pas fort. Je suis déçue qu'il n'y eu pas la visite intérieure
Jay Vizcarra (4 years ago)
Castle in ruins but pretty cool.
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