Tour de Beaumont

The Tour de Beaumont, located on the outskirts of the commune of Beaumont in the Vienne sits at 107m and dominates its local surroundings. The current keep, almost square, dates to that of the XIIth century. although the original castle dates to the Xth century, After being given up, it was left to the plunderers, then trimmed down by Vauban, under the orders of Louis XIV. Vauban left only one keep of the original eight.

2011

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