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Le Château de Saint Ilpize
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 Construit sur un piton volcanique, le château domine la vallée du Haut Allier. Son implantation daterait du XIème ou XIIème siècle. Dans certains écrits, il est fait mention d'un "castrum" dès le XIème siècle. Ce qui est sûr, c'est l'existence d'une paroisse, aussi étendue que la seigneurie, et d'un prieuré au XIIème siècle.

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Taken: 06/08/2012
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Tags: chateau; auvergne; ilpize; allier
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