Crèvecœur
Castle

The Castle,
The lord’s dwelling place,
15th century

Building classified as a Historical Monument.

Originally, an outside staircase led straight to the first floor.
There were three floors :

the ground floor : the servants’ quarters,
first floor : reception area,
second floor : private residence.

Built right on the outer wall, the dwelling-place is at the heart of the castle’s fortification system.

The building is built on a basement wall, the upper floors are in vertical timber panelling with large slanting braces.

The dwelling-place was inhabited until 1970.

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