Photographer's Note

August 23th, 2010
Curemonte 190067 19500
Corrèze Limousin
45.003 1.744 160 m

Two castles, Curemonte

One view.
Other view.

In the village of Curemonte, in a fortified surrounding wall, the castle of Saint-Hilaire with square towers, the 14th century, the castle of Plas with round towers, the 16h century.

CUREMONTE is a french commune, located in the departement of Corrèze of the Limousin area, populated of 219 Curemontois in 2007, distributed out of 8.8 km², that is to say 24.8 hab/km².

The village of Curemonte quoted in 860, medieval city stretched on a rock headland, sheltered successively the Gallo-Romans, the Merovingian ones, before depending on the Viscounts of Turenne at the 11th century.
Curemonte is one of the Plus Beaux Villages de France, one of the most beautiful french villages, in which one discovers three castles, three churches, and remarkable old houses.

My images of Curemonte.

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