Chateau d'Angles-sur-l'Anglin, Angles sur l'Anglin

Categories: Castles, Historic Sites, Tourist Spots
Inspirock Rating:
3.9/5 based on 65+ reviews on the web
The Château d'Angles-sur-l'Anglin is a ruined castle in the commune of Angles-sur-l'Anglin in the Vienne département of France. It dates originally from the 12th century, with significant alterations and additions in the 15th century.A motte was here before the present castle. The earliest records date from 1025. The keep and vault were constructed in the 12th century. In the 15th century, the keep was altered for bishop Hugues de Combarel who also built the new castle. Guillaume de Charpagne, his successor, continued the work.It has been listed since 1926 as a monument historique by the French Ministry of Culture.
Work out when and for how long to visit Chateau d'Angles-sur-l'Anglin and other Angles sur l'Anglin attractions using our handy Angles sur l'Anglin trip itinerary maker.
Create a full itinerary - for free!
going to
read all reviews »
  • Exterior, frame, walks: beautiful. Small, the village has no less a lot of charm
    show original
  • Angles sur l'Anglin is attractive town with an old fortified chateau built 50 meters above the Anglin river. The old fortress is being restored and shored up. The town also includes an old eglise (St....  read more »
  • Absolutely lovely looking place in an exquisite little village. You could miss it all if you don't drive down to the river. Substantial amount of work is currently being undertaken which will undoubte...  read more »
Nearby Attractions
Visit for 2​h
Visit for 4​h
Visit for 2​h 30​m
Visit for 1​h 30​m
Visit for 1​h 30​m
Visit for 1​h 30​m
Visit for 1​h 30​m