Villandry was completed in about 1536 and was the last of the large chateaux on the banks of the Loire during the Renaissance. It was built be Jean de Breton, one of Francois I's Finance Ministers.
Keywords: France, Indre-et-Loire, residential structures, houses, housing, French Renaissance, outdoor spaces, gardens, site and landscaped elements. Submitted by Natalie Martinez.
16th Century (1500 - 1599 CE) Renaissance
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