Solre-sur-Sambre Fortress

The austere façade of the 13C-14C fortress at the foot of the town is partly hidden beyond the shaded moat. It has a square keep flanked by two big round towers with machicolations and pepper-pot roofs.

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Bridge
Bridge
This bridge lies near the old Roman road
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Bonne Esperance Abbey
Bonne Esperance Abbey
This former Premonstratensian abbey, now
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St Ursmer Collegiate Church
St Ursmer Collegiate Church
This hilltop Carolingian collegiate
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Salamander Tower
Salamander Tower
This restored hillside tower was once
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Bridge
Bridge
This bridge lies near the old Roman road
15 minutes
Bonne Esperance Abbey
Bonne Esperance Abbey
This former Premonstratensian abbey, now
15 minutes
St Ursmer Collegiate Church
St Ursmer Collegiate Church
This hilltop Carolingian collegiate
15 minutes
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Bonne Esperance Abbey
Bonne Esperance Abbey
This former Premonstratensian abbey, now
15 minutes
St Ursmer Collegiate Church
St Ursmer Collegiate Church
This hilltop Carolingian collegiate
15 minutes
See all