Carosaique

Historic Monuments

Hommage to our origins
From Tokyo to Dubai, from the Louvre Museum to the Château of Blois beauty knows no frontiers. A genuine journey to the past to reveal our origins and encounter other civilisations with the wealth of their former cultures. Terres Cuites de Raujolles expresses its talent throughout the world and throughout time. Each new task is seen as a challenge in excellence. The aim of Terres Cuites de Raujolles is to further the celebration of eternal beauty.

Terracotta Tiles

The Louvre Museum
Paris (75)

 

The past revived !

 

Architect : LEOH MING PEI

 

Tiles for the Khorsabad room of the Palace of King Sargon II, The Louvre Museum

6,000 (30x30) floor tiles made by hand following Assyrian traditional method.



The Louvre Museum - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
The Louvre Museum - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

Hôtel National des Invalides
Paris (75)

 

M. Benjamin MOUTON : senior architect and general inspector of the

French Historic Monuments Department.

 

Restoration of the floor in the Galeries of the Cour d'Honneur

2,000 sqm of hand-moulded 50x50 terracotta floor tiles.



Hôtel National des Invalides - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
Hôtel National des Invalides - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

Chateau de Blois
Blois (41)

 

The royal atmosphere recreated !

 

M. Patrick PONSOT : senior architect of the French Monuments Department.

 

15,000 floor tiles decorated with the fleur de lys, an "H" for Henry III or other designs.

24,000 plains tiles

Three floors of the château restored after 6 months of research and trials.



Chateau de Blois - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
Chateau de Blois - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

Chijmes Convent
Singapore


A symphony to the orient !


M. Didier REPPELIN : senior architect of the French Historic Monuments Department


An exact copy of a tiled floor dating back to 1870.

This restoration was patroned by the French Heritage "Monuments Historiques".



Chijmes Convent - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
Chijmes Convent - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

Hôtel Bay Resort
Monaco

 

Landscape architect : M. Jean MUS

 

4,000 sqm red Antique 30x30 tiles and decorative bricks.



Hôtel Bay Resort   - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
Hôtel Bay Resort   - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

Ma Cocotte
Saint Ouen (93)


Architect : Philippe STARCK

150 m² Red Hand-added Patina 20 x 20.



Ma Cocotte - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
Ma Cocotte - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

Grand Hôtel du Cap Ferrat
Saint Jean Cap Ferrat (06)

 

300 sqm of sand-coloured 30x30 tiles and 200 sqm of sand-coloured bricks.



Grand Hôtel du Cap Ferrat - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
Grand Hôtel du Cap Ferrat - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

Abbaye de Sorèze
Tarn (81)


M. Patrice CALVEL : senior architect of the French Historic Monuments Departement


4,000 sqm of 21x21 bevelled tiles



Abbaye de Sorèze   - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
Abbaye de Sorèze   - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

Chartreuse de Laverne
Collobrières (83)


M. Francesco FLAVIGNY : senior architect of the French Historic Monuments Departement.


2,500 sqm red and pinkish 20x20 terracotta tiles.



Chartreuse de Laverne - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
Chartreuse de Laverne - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

The Bonaparte Museum
Ajaccio (Corsica)


500 sqm red 24x24 hand-added patina terracotta tiles.



The Bonaparte Museum - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
The Bonaparte Museum - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

Notre-dame de Boscodon Abbey
Crots (05)

 

500 sqm red 15x15 terracotta tiles



Notre-dame de Boscodon Abbey - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
Notre-dame de Boscodon Abbey - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

Penitents Bleus Chapel
La Ciotat (13)


Architect : M. Jean-Pierre COUËLLE

 

600 sqm hexagonal terracotta tiles



Penitents Bleus Chapel - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
Penitents Bleus Chapel - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

The Grand Trianon
Versailles (78)

 

Garden-green glazed tiles



The Grand Trianon - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
The Grand Trianon - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

Ingres Museum
Montauban (82)

 

800 sqm pinkish 20x20 hand-added patina terracotta tiles



Ingres Museum - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
Ingres Museum - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

Sylvanes Abbey
Aveyron (12)

 

20x20 terracotta tiles for the floors of the monks' cells.



Sylvanes Abbey - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
Sylvanes Abbey - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

Chateau de Mouret (12)
Aveyron


350 sqm bevelled 13x13 terracotta tiles.



Chateau de Mouret (12) - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
Chateau de Mouret (12) - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

Creissels Priory
Millau (12)

 

300 sqm pinkish 15x15 Antique tiles



Creissels Priory - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
Creissels Priory - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

Villa Ayhar
Riyadh - Saudi Arabia


Architect : Francis KREMPP

5,000 sqm Burnt sienna Hand-added Patina terracotta tiles.
Villa total area 14,000 sqm.



Villa Ayhar - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
Villa Ayhar - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

Terracotta floors
Other works

Manufacture des Gobelins - Lodève (34)

Musée de la Maison des Chevaliers - Pont-Saint-Esprit (30)

Collégiale Saint-Marcel - Barjols (83)

Chapelle Saint Léonard à Croissy-sur-Seine (78)

Eglise Saint Victor à Guyancourt (78)

Abbaye de Tarnié (73)

Abbaye d'En-Calcalt (81

Eglise de Bourg de Péage (26)

Eglise des Cabanes (81)

Eglise d'Estampures (65)

Eglise de Genève (Suisse)

Château de Montaigut (12)

Château de Coupiac (12)

Château de Madières (30)

Château de Loubersan (32)

Château de Taurines (12)

Château de la Caze (48)

Château de Servayrie (12)

Château de Pruines (12)

Château de Brax (31)

Château de Linxe (40)

Château de Pervinquières (82)

Manoir de Curlande (12)

Place des Cordeliers - Aix en Provence (13)

Place Clémenceau - Hyères (83)

Restaurant "Le Jardin de Julien" - Tokyo (Japon)

Château de Bussemont (51)

Eglise San Gavino di Carbini (Corse 2A)

La Chartreuse - Villeneuve-les-Avignons (84)

Château Chirac - Bagard (30)

Château de Vaudres (24)




Pre-Aged Bricks

Saint Cecilia Cathedral
Albi (81)

 

Other more than a quarter of a century, Terres Cuites de Raujolles

have been working on the restoration of the world's oldest brick cathedral.



Saint Cecilia Cathedral - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
Saint Cecilia Cathedral - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

The Mills of Albi
Albi (81)


Hand-moulded bricks



The Mills of Albi - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
The Mills of Albi - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

The Toulouse Lautrec Museum
Albi (81)


Hand moulded bricks for the restoration of the Palais de la Berbie



The Toulouse Lautrec Museum - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
The Toulouse Lautrec Museum - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

Palais de la Berbie
Albi (81)

 

1,000 sqm of hand-moulded 5x5x28 Vieil Alby bricks for the renovation of the facades



Palais de la Berbie - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
Palais de la Berbie - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

Center of Old Albi city
Albi (81)


Terres Cuites de Raujolles have provided bricks for the renovation of half-timbered

houses and Renaissance mansions in the centre of the old town of Albi



Center of Old Albi city - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
Center of Old Albi city - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

Saint Michel Abbey
Gaillac (81)

 

Hand-moulded 5x5x28 cm bricks for the renovation of the facades of the Abbey



Saint Michel Abbey - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
Saint Michel Abbey - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

Saint-Pierre Bridge
Toulouse (31)

 

500 sqm of high-resistance hand-moulded 28x5x5 cm bricks for the pillars



Saint-Pierre Bridge - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
Saint-Pierre Bridge - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

The Junior High School at Toulouges
Toulouges (66)


2,000 m² sqms of ocre-coloured plaquettes


DLM architect



The Junior High School at Toulouges  - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
The Junior High School at Toulouges  - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

Headquarters of Le Monde Diplomatique
Paris (75)


Renovation of the facade with natural and glazed bricks


The architect Eric Lapierre was awarded the "Equerre d'argent" for this.



Headquarters of Le Monde Diplomatique  - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
Headquarters of Le Monde Diplomatique  - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

The Galloroman Ramparts of Le Mans
Le Mans (72)

 

Mme SCHMUCKE-MOLLARD : senior architect of the

French Historic Monuments Department

 

Hand-moulded bricks for the gallo-roman ramparts



The Galloroman Ramparts of Le Mans - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
The Galloroman Ramparts of Le Mans - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

The Citadel at Saint-Tropez
Saint-Tropez (83)


M. Franscesco FAVIGNY : senior architect of the French Historic Monuments Department


Renovation of the ramparts with 800 sqm of 20x20 terracotta tiles and 200 sqm of bricks



The Citadel at Saint-Tropez - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
The Citadel at Saint-Tropez - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

Ramparts at Brouage
Brouage (17)

 

20,000 hand-moulded bricks for the restoration of the ramparts and the Market Hall



Ramparts at Brouage - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
Ramparts at Brouage - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

Cap Nègre Battery
Six Fours les Plages (83)

 

Hand-moulded bricks of different shapes and sizes



Cap Nègre Battery - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
Cap Nègre Battery - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

Château d'If
Marseille (13)

 

Hand-moulded sand-coloured bricks



Château d'If - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
Château d'If - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

Houille Blanche Museum
Grenoble (38)

 

Architect : OCTOGAM'

 

Identical reproduction fo the ancient ceramic claustras



Houille Blanche Museum - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
Houille Blanche Museum - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

Terres Cuites de Raujolles
Creissels (12)

 

30,000 hand-moulded 5x10.5x22 cm bricks to build an 18th century bottle-shaped kiln



Terres Cuites de Raujolles - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
Terres Cuites de Raujolles - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

Place Clémenceau
Hyères (83)

 

300 smq of hand-moulded bricks for the ground and the fountain



Place Clémenceau - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
Place Clémenceau - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

Villas Sarrail
Roubaix (59)


Architect : Bathilde Millet

250 sqm of meadow glazed tiles 7.5 x 25 cm



Villas Sarrail  - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
Villas Sarrail  - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

"Le 107" Restaurant
Neuilly-sur-Seine (92)



Architect : Michaël MALAPERT


4200 Hand-moulded brown sienna bricks 28.5 x 5 x 2 cm




Brick
Other works

 

Renovation of ramparts at Entrevaux (04)

Hôtel de Brienne - Toulouse (31)

Tulle Cathedral (19)




Glazed roof Tiles

Chateau de Castries
Castries (34)


Attention to detail !


M. Dominique LARPIN : senior architect of the French Historic Monuments Department


60,000 glazed "fish-scale" tiles in 5 different colours



Chateau de Castries  - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
Chateau de Castries  - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

Debenham House
A "listed building" in London - United Kingdom


Attention to detail !


20,000 antique green glazed "canal" roof tiles



Debenham House - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
Debenham House - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

Palais Vaissier
Tourcoing (59)

 

10,000 glazed "fish-scale" roof tiles 10x20 cm.



Palais Vaissier - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
Palais Vaissier - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

Tour de Nadalhan Dovecote
Saint Thibéry (34)

 

Glazed (spear-head) roof tiles dand "canal" roof tiles



Tour de Nadalhan Dovecote - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
Tour de Nadalhan Dovecote - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

The Maison Carrré de Nimes
Nimes (30)

 

A Herculean task

 

Architect : J.P. DUFOIX

 

Curved roof tiles hand-made in wooden frames

(copies of 3500 imbrex, 3500 tegulae and antefix) of the 1st century AD



The Maison Carrré de Nimes - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
The Maison Carrré de Nimes - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

Roman-style roof tiles for Puy du Fou
Les Epesses (85)


150 sqm of hand-made roman-style roof tiles (1500 imbrex and 1500 tegulae)



Roman-style roof tiles for Puy du Fou - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
Roman-style roof tiles for Puy du Fou - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

Gellone Abbey
Saint Guilhem le Désert (34)

 

300 sqm of hand-made sand-coloured "canal" roof tiles



Gellone Abbey - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
Gellone Abbey - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

Nursery Ile Bleue
Ramatuelle (83)

 

Architect : Bernard Sailhol

25,000 Azure facing glazed tiles



Nursery Ile Bleue - Terres Cuites de Raujolles
Nursery Ile Bleue - Terres Cuites de Raujolles

Tile
Other works

 

Roman-style roof tiles for the Church at Meysse (07)

Roman-style roof tiles for the Graufesenque (12)