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Sunday 18 September 2022, 10:00, 14:00, 16:00, 18:00Passed
Conditions
5 €, free < 8 years. Reservation required
Registration
 06 15 42 47 81
September 2022
Sunday 18
10:00 - 11:30
14:00 - 15:30
16:00 - 17:30
18:00 - 19:30
8 to 99 years old

Briqueterie / tuilerie des Chauffetieres

RN 12, Les chauffetières, 61290 L'Home-Chamondot
  • Orne
  • Normandie

Guided tour of the Briqueterie des Chauffetières

How is a brick born? Discover a unique place in the Orne. Family brickyard since 1890, we will explain everything about the brick and this magnificent site, elected in 2020 by the Bern mission.
Sunday 18 September 2022, 10:00, 14:00, 16:00, 18:00Passed
Conditions
5 €, free < 8 years. Reservation required
Registration
 06 15 42 47 81
Nathalie Fontaine

Discover the latest artisanal brickwork of the Orne!

  • If you go on Route Nationale 12, you can not miss it, with its roof that touches almost to the ground, the brick factory of the Chauffetières dating from the 18th, shelters under its roof, the brick maker Laurent Fontaine 4th generation of the family (since 1890).
  • On Sunday, from May to October of each year, and especially on the occasion of the Heritage Days, you will have the opportunity to discover the magnificent structures, but also and especially the know-howmake unique in Normandy of the manufacture and cooking of artisanal bricks.
  • demonstration of hand-made bricks, visit of machines for contemporary bricks, dryers and to finish the explanation of cooking in the oven of type "gallo roman".
Types d'événement
Visite commentée / Conférence
Thème 2022
Patrimoine durable
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Conditions de participation
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About the location

Briqueterie / tuilerie des Chauffetieres
RN 12, Les chauffetières, 61290 L'Home-Chamondot
  • Orne
  • Normandie
Tags
Monument historique, Édifice rural
Last brickworks of the Orne still in activity dating from 1760\. Manufacture and baking of artisanal bricks Laurent Fontaine is the 4th generation of the family since 1890\. The association will make you discover "how a brick is born".
Access
National road 12 between the Ventrouze and the Poterie au perche
© Fontaine Nathalie