Located south of the Ile-de-France, at the crossroads of Loiret and Eure-et-Loire, Angerville offers the charm of a small town in the countryside. A 70 km from Paris, its proximity to major roads (national 20 just off the A10 motorway and 12 km) and rail services to the capital Orleans or provide him a perfect fit.
With nearly 4000 people through the recent construction of a new housing estate called "the subdivision of Europe" Angerville is a vibrant city, full demographic and economic growth. The economy is thriving: many shops (crafts, craft mouth, services ...) and two industrial zones evolving grow there every day, making the city the second economic center of South Essonne. The city also hosts a downtown market every Tuesday.
Many municipal or intermunicipal structures such as the playground, kindergarten and primary school, nursing home, library, sports facilities ... made available to residents and associations to ensure all a part of optimal life; making Angerville a city in which to live, meet and play with, including more than 50 associations. Coupled with the activities proposed by the city, they offer multiple perspectives of sporting, cultural and leisure activities for all ages.
Angerville, in a nutshell is:
Many events and activities to the image of his cavalcade and its summer festival as well as its cultural programming (exhibition, theater, concert ...).
A land of innovation, with companies and industries working at European level and with prestigious clients such as Ferrari ...
One of the biggest karting tracks in France with Gabriel Thirouin International Circuit, instead of prestigious sporting events like the World Championships, European Championships and France championships.
Remains of fortifications: the tower is the only remnant of the cord walls, 4 meters high and 85 centimeters thick, surrounding the old city. The fortifications are authorized by Henri second after repeated passages of plunderers. Despite its 20 crenellated towers protected by a moat, the town was burned by the Reformed (Protestant) November 30, 1587. This tower is located near schools.
Birthplace of Henri Alexandre Tessier located at No. 66 Rue Nationale and bust: the French scientist was born October 16, 1741, he was the author of numerous scientific and medical theories and the propagator of the race Merino sheep in France. Different plates from the monument Tessier removed during the war of 1939-1945 are exhibited in the hall of Angerville council.
Castle Dommerville: it is aged about 70 years, in 1777, the Marquis de Hallot, lieutenant general of the armies of King asked Antoine Morize, building contractor in Etampes, plans Castle Dommerville. In 1789, Mr. De Hallot second to his cousin Countess Valon whose son transmits the 1807 General Rochambeau. Acquired in 1810 by the Earl of Ferrieres, the castle was awarded in 1869 to a farmer who converted to farm, which earned him not to be shaved. It remains nearly a century in a very dilapidated state. It is from 1963, significant restorations under the initiative of the then owner Didier Fish and was classified a historical monument in 1977. Discover its history on the website of the city.
Church of St. Peter and St. Eutropius: in many churches, the damage caused by war or forgetting forced many reconstructions, additions or alterations which have gradually been lost or concealed primitive style churches. Thus the Angerville whose construction dates back to the 12th century, visible traces its tour outside and inside of the columns of the choir and the church sanctuary, appears in the current architecture of the 15th century.
Monument to the gendarmes: small angervilloise feature, since there are only two in France.
Sports tourism: international karting Gabriel Thirouin.
Angerville special: every year in Oslo, the last weekend in June, three days of festivities and entirely free entertainment. Outdoor cinema evening garden party, retirement torchlight, fireworks, exhibitions ... A demonstration carried out with the invaluable assistance of voluntary associations.
Every two years, this festival is accompanied by another event: the cavalcade of the festival committee, famous throughout the country!
ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND
Angerville lies "of art and history." The Community Council of 24 March 2011 under advisement effect favorably to the proposed extension of the label "City of Art and History" obtained by Etampes in 2006 could be extended to all municipalities of the Community of Communes the Étampois South Essonne which Angerville part. Tourism Service: Hotel Anne de Pisseleu - Place de l'Hotel de Ville and Human Rights in Etampes - Tel. : +33 1 69 92 69 00.