Search This Site:
Site Navigation:

French Châteaux homepage

Regions of France

Châteaux of Alsace (169)

Châteaux of Aquitaine (544)

Châteaux of Auvergne (466)

Châteaux of Basse-Normandie (302)

Châteaux of Bourgogne (523)

Châteaux of Bretagne (1142)

Châteaux of Centre (627)

Châteaux of Champagne-Ardenne (172)

Châteaux of Corse (14)

Châteaux of Franche-Comté (189)

Châteaux of Haute-Normandie (220)

Châteaux of Île-de-France (516)

Châteaux of Languedoc-Roussillon (420)

Châteaux of Limousin (206)

Châteaux of Lorraine (315)

Châteaux of Midi-Pyrénées (618)

Châteaux of Nord-Pas-de-Calais (154)

Châteaux of Pays de la Loire (789)

Châteaux of Picardie (280)

Châteaux of Poitou-Charentes (431)

Châteaux of Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur (289)

Châteaux of Rhône-Alpes (1115)

Chateau Links
Castles/Châteaux In Other Countries

Join Us On Facebook:

Follow Us On Pinterest:

Site castral de Lorentzen

Site castral de Lorentzen
Site castral de Lorentzen Photo - Ralph Hammann - Wikipedia - lic. under CC0



Castle Facts:

Location: Lorentzen, in the Bas-Rhin departement of France (Alsace Region).
Built: 14th, 16th, 18th, 19th century.
Condition: Ruined.
Ownership / Access: Privately Owned.
ISMH Reference Number: PA00085270.
Notes: Site castral de Lorentzen is a set of buildings dating from the Middle Ages situated in the town of Lorentzen in the Bas-Rhin. The building is the subject of a registration as a historic monument since 4 May 1990. The castle, the mill, the tithe barn and main house are a remarkable and imposing together. The square layout of the castle reminiscent of the old Wasserburg (plain moated castle) built by Friedrich II Sarrewerden. The five towers of the feudal residence, there remains only three, and the basis of the fourth. Renaissance tower in the courtyard reflects the renovation of the sixteenth century. He spent the Nassau-Saarbrücken in 1683 and later became the dowager residence. The oak staircase evidenced by the concern to improve the Baroque. After the Revolution, the castle was divided into residential lots sold as national property in 1792. He serves as the stunning relic of own evolution in this country. The corn mill date in 1728 and operated until 1958. The archway in the middle of the building houses a wooden paddle wheel. The water of the river diverted downstream of the bridge Eichel happening in the channel under the current path to operate the system. The tithe barn built in 1770 received the tithe, one tenth of the harvest for the Lord. Stables and barns two arched doorways were a functional business unit.

How To Get To Site castral de Lorentzen (Map):

Site castral de Lorentzen Links:

Site castral de Lorentzen On Wikipedia

Have You Visited This Château? Please Comment Below:

Click here for Privacy Policy and contact information.