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Castle of Rochebaron

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  1. History of the castle
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End of a peak, the castle of Rochebaron dominates the gorges of the Loire. Undoubtedly built by the lords de Rochebaron in XIe century, the castle was altered in XIVe and XVe centuries, before being abandoned under Louis XIV. The imposing ruins are composed of an enclosure quadrangular, flanked round towers and defended by a cylindrical tower on the side of the attack, and a triangular tower connected to the round tower by a courtine with double defense. particularly thanks Association for the Friends of the castle of Rochebaron for the photographs as well as the texts.

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Coordinates of the castle

Castle :

Rochebaron Castle
43210 Bas en Basset

Phone: + 33 4 71 61 80 44
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Proprietor : council property - Listed monument

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