Drive halfway along the main street of St-Germain-de-Confolens (where many fine doors are to be found), turn right across the bridge over the River Vienne and you’ll find yourself in the little village of Sainte Radegonde, which has a few interesting doors of its own to offer.
The first of these is from a 15th century chapel, now deconsecrated:
Looking like it’s of a similar vintage is this grand house, just around the corner:
Not quite so ancient, but still getting on a bit, are these two weatherworn examples:
Thursday Doors 9 May 2019
These make me look forward even more to getting back to France this fall. Excellent finds as always. I like the hinges in that last photo.
They all seem so perfect in their aged weather-worn glory. Here’s another fan of those odd-looking strap hinges on the last shot. Great post 🙂
Fabulous old doors. My favorite kind.
Old can be so very beautiful as you’ve proven here…