Champeaux (Seine-et-Marne)

Saint-Martin

Building Data

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  • Type: Collegiate Church
  • Affiliation: Benedictine
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  • Original Diocese:
  • Region: Ile-de-France
  • Department: Seine-et-Marne
  • Coords: 48.583, 2.8069
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  • Surveyed: 1977, 1992-98, 2009, 2014

Map

Virtual Tour

Phase 1 - 1120s [1120s]- old east


remnants of earlier choir in the eastern aisle capitals;
 

Rationale for dating :

analysis in "The Ark" 4:266

Phase 2 - 1120s [1129]- crossing (a)


crossing with transepts, aisle level;
 

Phase 3 - 1130s [1132]- crossing (c)


crossing clerestory; the outer parts of the transepts were in a later campaign;
 

Rationale for dating :

Cyprian 1143 after changes to Urcel dating - Fabrice for 1144 - mainly from Pietro with fine upper row detailing liks sDeF X(a)

Phase 5 - 1180s [1188]- nave (a)


nave aisles with suggestions of two campaigns in the capital foliage; arcade arches, groin vaults and arcade bases together with a break just under triforium oculi;
 

Rationale for dating :

decadic range "The Ark" 1:360 and 607

Phase 6 - 1200s [1203]- nave (t,c)


oculi and clerestory wall and windows in five campaigns; includes the adjoining tower room; flyers added with the high vaults;
 

Rationale for dating :

decadic range in "The Ark" 2:837

Phase 7 - 1230s [1234]- choir (a)


choir walls and drum piers to above the arcade arches;
 

Rationale for dating :

decadic range "The Ark" 2:1356

Phase 9 - 1230s [1230s]- tower III


upper level of the tower constructed;
 

Rationale for dating :

decadic range "The Ark" 2:1356