The topics of this blog are Armand-Jean du Plessis, Cardinal Duke of Richelieu, and the IDEAL CITY built on his command next to his magnificent CHÂTEAU on the borders of Touraine, Anjou and Poitou, in France.

Friday, 27 November 2009

A new addition to Collège Sacré Coeur - 1

The private middle school within the walls of Richelieu, the Collège Sacré Coeur, has acquired a courtyard building on rue Henri Proust which will become an extension of school premises.  The building was originally the carriage court and servant's quarters of the grand house adjacent.
The structure is being restored and a pupil of the collège has told that it will be used among other things for gymnastic facilities.
We will return with more pictures as the project progresses.
These up-date pictures taken in April 2010

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

interesting post; i have just read it in the
Mac shop in Regent's Street in London town!

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