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Boncourt-le-Bois


The village dates certainly from gallo-roman period.
Since few century Boncourt-le-Bois has a agricultural and wine activity. Boncourt was a rich domain noteworthy by Dukes of Burgundy.
In XVth century, La Berchère Castle has been built. Even if it has been removed in XVIIIth century, it kept its medival aspect.

During the 1870’s war, Boncourt-le-Bois has been occupied : a part of houses has been
plundered and burnt. La Berchère Castle was used as headquarters of Prussian Command.
The battle field of battle of 18th December 1870 was located from the castle to Nuits-Saint-Georges, where is nowadays the aerodrome.
The castle has been occupied also durang the Second World War.

 

Château de la Berchère - Boncourt-le-Bois

Boncourt-le-Bois
Château de la Berchère - Boncourt-le-Bois
La Berchère Castle is the reflection of the History of France. Built with fortifications against medieval invasions, it has been bought and...

Château de la Berchère - Boncourt-le-Bois


Eglise de l'Assomption - Boncourt-le-Bois

Boncourt-le-Bois
Eglise de l'Assomption - Boncourt-le-Bois
The church was built more than 100 years ago on the place of an ancient building considered as too small. Dedicated to Assumption and Saint Pierre,...

Eglise de l'Assomption - Boncourt-le-Bois


Etangs  - Boncourt-le-Bois

Boncourt-le-Bois
Etangs - Boncourt-le-Bois
The town of Boncourt-le-Bois houses three ponds : Sertelot, Perooquin and the Grand Etang du Bois, situated in a vast forest strecht on the est of ...

Etangs  - Boncourt-le-Bois


Lavoir - Boncourt-le-Bois

Boncourt-le-Bois
Lavoir - Boncourt-le-Bois
The wash housedates from the 19th century. Constructed of exposed stone blocks with stone corners stones, it is covered with hipped roofs and long ...

Lavoir - Boncourt-le-Bois


Monument commémoratif - Boncourt-le-Bois

Boncourt-le-Bois
Monument commémoratif - Boncourt-le-Bois
Commemorative monument erected "For the braves of the Cremer's division" wich remember the importance of battles in Nuits-Saint-Georg...

Monument commémoratif - Boncourt-le-Bois


By mail
Boncourt-le-Bois
Mairie
Place de la Mairie
21700 - Boncourt-le-Bois

By phone
Phone: +33 (0)3 80 61 28 89

By web
E-mail: mairie.boncourtlebois@wanadoo.fr

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