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Le lavoir de Pargues

in Pargues

  • The solicited architecture had the good taste to conceal the tank in a tower-shaped masonry, terminated by a terrace. The wind turbine that we see with its wooden blades, operated 3 pumps alternately. The installation supplied a wash-house, a drinking trough, a fountain placed at the base of the tower, and 12 fountains scattered in the village streets. This washhouse whose external appearance is preserved has been transformed into a multipurpose room. To find the laundry: on the road leading...
    The solicited architecture had the good taste to conceal the tank in a tower-shaped masonry, terminated by a terrace. The wind turbine that we see with its wooden blades, operated 3 pumps alternately. The installation supplied a wash-house, a drinking trough, a fountain placed at the base of the tower, and 12 fountains scattered in the village streets. This washhouse whose external appearance is preserved has been transformed into a multipurpose room. To find the laundry: on the road leading to Les Riceys (rue de l'Orme), the laundry is on your right.