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:

Château-Couvert

Château-Couvert
Château-Couvert Photo - Moka75 - Wikipedia - lic. under Public domain



Castle Facts:

Location: Jaunay-Clan, in the Vienne departement of France (Poitou-Charentes Region).
Built: 16th century.
Condition: Ruins.
Ownership / Access: Privately owned.
ISMH Reference Number: PA00105471.
Notes: Château-Couvert is a French castle in the town of Jaunay-Clan in the department of Vienne (86), whose construction was launched in 1519 by François Fumé, Mayor of Poitiers. It was listed in the inventory of Historical Monuments in 1984.Jaunay land falls into the hands of Smoked to 1471 with the marriage of Peter and Hilary Herbert Fumé. This is the beginning for the family smoked three centuries of reign. The name "Chasteau Clear" appears for the first time in 1520, right next to the name of François Fumé, mayor of Poitiers, Pierre Smoked manufacturer with his father of the eponymous mansion still visible today in the Poitou capital. On the death of François Fumé (1532), the stronghold of Hats - another name given to the stronghold of Château-Covered dependent Royal Abbey of Fontevraud - returns to his youngest son Francis II which then forwards it to François mentioned III in the list of mayors of Poitiers (1597) as "Treasurer General of France in Poitiers." Château-Covered remain so for more than three centuries in the same family until the death of Elizabeth Smoked (1775), widow of Francis Foudras Marquis Courcenay. The castle then move into the family of Tudert and in Vasse family, before being transformed in the nineteenth century manor.

Castle-Couvert Links:

Castle-Couvert On Wikipedia
chateau-couvert.fr

Have You Visited This Château? Please Comment Below:

Click here for Privacy Policy and contact information.