Larchant (Seine-et-Marne)

Saint-Mathurin

Building Data

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  • Region: Ile-de-France
  • Department: Seine-et-Marne
  • Coords: 48.284, 2.5964
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  • Surveyed: 1972-74, 1977, 1980-83, 2015

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Virtual Tour

Timeline and Costing Data (if available, in building units)





Phases

Phase 1 - 1190 - apse (b) - 100 Units


A quick job over perhaps a dozen years, starting with apse and eastern transept wall bases and windows, 10 courses that step down at doors.


Phase 2 - 1190 - east aisle windows - 100 Units


16 courses probably to the lower window heads, capitals aisle windows with similar designs at all levels


Phase 3 - 1200 - w transept (b) - 100 Units


West transept walls with pilasters footings and bases ; not too long after apse as the coursing is together in the clerestory zone


Phase 4 - 1200 - east (c) - 80 Units


12 courses to next sills and the clerestory, looks like all these capitals are together from designs, profiles and plan; upper W-n portal for tower built with north wall.


Phase 5 - 1210 - east (cw) - 80 Units


East 15 courses to upper window caps and 12 courses to apex of vault.


Phase 6 - 1210 - transept (c) - 80 Units


North and south clerestory; east vault could have been completed in this or in the next decade; transept window heads just above.


Phase 7 - 1220 - nave (a) - 60 Units


Nave footings and bases from torus profiles, to window sills and capitals; lower 8 courses of porch, iconography very mixed, such as donors in tympanum etc, with the continuous arcade (from the caps) and the use of tori with scotias; nothing more until much later.


Phase 8 - Later


Nave clerestory, upper W-n portal for tower I and II, and porch built with north wall.


Phase 9 - Later - .


Upper north nave porch, tower I and II