La Mansion de Jeanne – The oldest house in France. It was built 700 years ago. The ground floor is slightly smaller than the upper one, because the tax was paid for the land occupied.

Discover this fascinating and charming house in the streets of the medieval town of Sévérac-le-Château!Web star in 2017, the Maison de Jeanne is known for being one of the oldest houses in the Aveyron department.It dates back to the 14th century and is located at number 10 rue de Belvezet, on the corner of Passage de l’Hospice.

It is known for being one of the oldest houses in the Aveyron department.

Particularly noteworthy are its half-timbered walls and partly adobe walls, its entrance accessible by a few steps and protected under an overhang from the upper floor,

Its corbels on both levels, the small dimensions of its openings, among which one oval (south wall) and one mullioned (north wall) stand out.

Jeanne’s house hosts medieval events in July and August.

The photo was retweeted more than 1.7 million times in two days: since then, Jeanne’s House has caused a stir all over the world!

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