Longpont-sur-Orge (Essonne)

La Nativité

Building Data

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  • Type: Priory Church
  • Affiliation: Cluniac
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  • Original Diocese:
  • Region: Ile-de-France
  • Department: Essonne
  • Coords: 48.642, 2.2927
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  • Surveyed: 1972-74, 1980-83, 2015

Map

Virtual Tour

Phase 3 - 1130s [1135]- tower base


tower base WN7a bit later with the west door and just above.
 

Rationale for dating :

Florentin seems more skilled than in Boutigny

Phase 4 - 1210s - W-w portal


WS6-7 piers, W-w portal, possibly no higher than the canopies.
 

Phase 5 - 1220s - west (t)


W4-7 triforium and cerestory with six-part vault.