Essential Architecture-  Loire Valley Châteaux

Château du Plessis-Bourré

architect

Jean Bourré

location

Loire Valley, north-western France.

date

1472

style

French Renaissance

construction

Stone

type

Palace
 
 
 
 
Château du Plessis-Bourré is a Château of the Loire Valley in France situated in the commune of Écuillé in the Maine-et-Loire department. Built between 1468 and 1472 by Jean Bourré, an advisor to King Louis XI, it was classified as a Monument historique in 1931.

Today Château du Plessis-Bourré is owned by different members of Reille-Soult de Dalmatie family and operated by Bruno and Antoinette de Sauvebeuf. It is open for visits to the public.


links

 
www.paris-architecture.info