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France, Cistercian Abbey of Fontenay

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Location Department of Côte d'Or, Burgundy Region, France
Coordinates N47 38 21.984 E4 23 20.796
Property 5.77 ha
Date of Inscription 1981

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This stark Burgundian monastery was founded by St Bernard in 1119. With its church, cloister, refectory, sleeping quarters, bakery and ironworks, it is an excellent illustration of the ideal of self-sufficiency as practised by the earliest communities of Cistercian monks.

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