Chartres Cathedral

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Cathedral o Oor Lady o Chartres
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Chartres
Chartres Cathedral.jpg
Cathedral o Chartres
Chartres Cathedral is located in Fraunce
Chartres Cathedral
Shown within France
Basic information
Location 16 Cloître Notre Dame, 28000 Chartres, Fraunce
Geographic coordinates 48°26′50″N 1°29′16″E / 48.44722°N 1.48778°E / 48.44722; 1.48778Coordinates: 48°26′50″N 1°29′16″E / 48.44722°N 1.48778°E / 48.44722; 1.48778
Affiliation Roman Catholic
Rite Roman Rite
Province Diocese o Chartres
Ecclesiastical or organizational status Cathedral
Status Active
Wabsteid www.cathedrale-chartres.org
Architectural description
Airchitectural type Cathedral
Architectural style French Gothic
Grundbreakin 1145 (Romanesque)
1194 (Gothic)
Completit 1220
Offeecial name: Chartres Cathedral
Type: Airchitectural
Criteria: i, ii, iv
Designatit: 1979[1]
Reference No. 81
State Pairty:  Fraunce
Region: Europe
Session: 3rd
Official name: cathédrale Notre-Dame, Chartres
Designatit: 1862[2]
Reference No. IA28000005

Chartres Cathedral, an aa kent as Cathedral o Oor Lady o Chartres (French: Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Chartres), is a medieval Catholic cathedral o the Laitin Kirk locatit in Chartres, Fraunce, aboot 80 kilometres (50 mi) soothwast o Paris.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Chartres Cathedral". Whc.unesco.org. Retrieved 1 Februar 2013. 
  2. "Mérimée database". French government. Retrieved 1 Februar 2013.