Old school and town hall in Thon
The brick-clad facades, ornamental details and architectural style similar to that of the church, in a limestone building context, show the status of this public building dating from 1855.
In a built environment dominated by the grey of the limestone, the building emerges with the coloured touches of the brick. It adopts an architectural style close to that of the church and deliberately departs from that of village farms to mark its central role in the village life of the past.
Dating from 1855, the building contained a classroom and the local council chamber.
The architectural details confirm its status: elaborate ashlar frames, corner quoins, base and string of limestone…
For more information, see our heritage sheet.
ANCIENNE ÉCOLE ET MAISON COMMUNALE
Rue de Thon, 65 – 5300 Andenne
OFFICE DU TOURISME D’ANDENNE
Promenade des Ours, 37 – 5300 Andenne
+32(0)85/84 96 40
The association Les Plus Beaux Villages de Wallonie (The Most Beautiful Villages of Wallonia) oversees a network of 32 villages, bearers of a strong territorial identity and reflecting traditional architecture. It is committed to promoting the rural, cultural and natural heritage of Wallonia and is a part of the development of local and responsible tourism.More information