near the town of Elven north east of Vannes, the Fortress of
Largoët dates from the early 15 Century. While the curtain walls
are largely ruined the towers and gatehouse remain largely intact.
Fortress is set in woodland and is approached along a track
(approximately a mile) from the entrance lodge.
is an interesting example of medieval military architecture and
boasts the tallest Keep in France.
The Keep tower stands 57 metres high from the base of the old
moat (now dry)