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May 27, 2007
Brissac 340042 34190
H閞ault Languedoc-Roussillon
43.867 3.700 132 m

Castle of Brissac

Brissac is a commune located at approximately 40 km in the north of Montpellier. Its inhabitants are called Brissagols. It is a village divided between Brissac-le-Bas, and Brissac-le-Haut where the Castle is located.
First elements of the castle of Brissac, whose towers were built at the 11th century. Sold to the bishops of Maguelone, in near the Mediterranean, with the 13閙e century, the castle is increased at the 14th century, by heightening of the tower and of the keep, and construction of the enclosure.
At the 17th century, the castle becomes a residence of dwelling. Restored entirely since 1965 by the new owners, the castle of Brissac is splendid and preserves all its attraction and its medieval architecture, its imposing silhouette gives its character to the village of Brissac.

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