Azay-le-Rideau

Ben F.

French II Period

Information about the chateau

When was the châteatu built 1517-1527

For whom was the châteatu built? Gilles Berthelot

For what reason was the châteatu built? Inheritance

Three unique features of the château

1.Church

2. Italianate Decorum

3 salamander and the ermine

Two Important events:

1. Confiascated by the King

2. Fell into disrepair, purchased by French Govmn’t and repaired

Two important people:

1. Gilles Berthelot

2. Saint Symphorien