creation of gothic architecture


(Aisne), Saint-Germain

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


Phase 1

possible earlier church in the centre and to the south.

Phase 2

two bays of apse and two bays of north transept with all wall bases together (possible delay En1); apse designed for a six-part vault.

Phase 3

decision for two four-part vaults below caps with at least four campaigns.

Phase 4

four gigantic pilier cantonnes, over a number of campaigns, and with starters for future aisles and vaults and including the walls around the south.

Building Info

  • Nogent-l'Artaud
  • Saint-Germain
  • Type: Priory Church
  • Affiliation: Benedictine
  • Original Diocese: Soissons
  • Region: Marne
  • Department: Aisne
  • Coords: 48.966, 3.3231
  • Surveyed: 2014