Pierrerue

Departement of the Alpes de Haute Provence - Pop.: 230 inh.

puce A51 highway exit La Brillanne, take the N96 then the D12, it is 5 km before Forcalquier.
Pierrerue, church

Pierrerue is a small village situated between Forcalquier and Lurs, installed on the slopes of an attractive hillside and surrounded by magnificent countryside.

While visiting Pierrerue, you will discover its interesting historic heritage. Spanning the centuries, the village has managed to preserve and restore much of its historic past.

In the ruins of the chateau dating back to the middle ages, you can seen an underground room, a beautiful balustrade and a restored "corps de logis".

Pierrerue, street


This imposing chateau was built in the 14th century and altered in the 17th century. The 14th century restored parish church is worth visiting as a collection of paintings by J. Aubanel can be seen.

While wandering around the village streets, you will discover the "Place de la Fontaine" where you can see the "Maison du Vieux Four et la Tour de la Fontaine" (1789). You will also come across the townhall situated in an ancient relay point for the post horses.


Pierrerue, landscape



Just outside the village, you can visit three picturesque hamlets : St Pierre, Les Magnans and Nevières.



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puce What to see:

19th century restored parish church.
Ruins of the 14th century chateau, restored in the 17th century.
"Maison du vieux four", clock-tower (1789).
Hamlets of St Pierre, Magnans and Nevières.

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puce Leisure activities:

Hiking and walking.

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Bed and breakfast

pucePierrerue (Pays de Forcalquier) - Forcalquier : 5 km
Le Jas des Nevières
Bed and breakfast. 4 guest roooms 2 to 3 pers with separate entrance
in a typically provencal building
Swimming pool - Quiet - Just a step from Forcalquier
Swimming pool
Locate on the map of Pierrerue
72 € - 77 €

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Holiday rentals

pucePierrerue (Pays de Forcalquier) - Forcalquier : 5 km
LE MAS DE BEL AIR
2 comfortable holiday rentals 60m² & 120m² for 2 to 6 persons
Swimming pool - Terraces with panoramic view
Swimming poolParking or garagePets accepted under conditionsHorseback ridingSpa / JacuzziOpen all year round
Locate on the map of Pierrerue
400 € - 1700 €

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puce Neighbouring towns and villages:

Niozelles (4km), Forcalquier (5km), Lurs (5km), Sigonce (10km).

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