Allouville-Bellefosse

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Allouville-Bellefosse
Thousand-year-old oak tree
Thousand-year-old oak tree
Location of Allouville-Bellefosse
Allouville-Bellefosse is located in France
Allouville-Bellefosse
Allouville-Bellefosse
Allouville-Bellefosse is located in Normandy
Allouville-Bellefosse
Allouville-Bellefosse
Coordinates: 49°35′48″N 0°40′39″E / 49.596745°N 0.677449°E / 49.596745; 0.677449Coordinates: 49°35′48″N 0°40′39″E / 49.596745°N 0.677449°E / 49.596745; 0.677449
CountryFrance
RegionNormandy
DepartmentSeine-Maritime
ArrondissementRouen
CantonYvetot
Government
 • Mayor (2014-2020) Didier Terrier
Area
1
14.66 km2 (5.66 sq mi)
Population
(2014)2
1,165
 • Density79/km2 (210/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
76001 /76190
Elevation114–154 m (374–505 ft)
(avg. 148 m or 486 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries. 2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Allouville-Bellefosse is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Normandy region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A farming village situated in the Pays de Caux, some 30 miles (48 km) northeast of Rouen at the junction of the D33, D34 and the D110 roads.

Population[edit]

Historical population of Allouville-Bellefosse
Year1962196819751982199019992006
Population64567566190310079861022
From the year 1962 on: No double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St.Quentin, dating from the sixteenth century.
  • Chêne chapelle, a 1000-year-old oak tree (the oldest in France) with a chapel built into it.
  • The sixteenth-century abandoned church at Bellefosse.
  • A natural history museum.
  • The eighteenth-century château, in Louis XV style.
  • Two manorhouses, at Bellefosse and Ismenil.

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