|region||Pays de la Loire|
|Community association||Maine Saosnois|
|surface||9.85 km 2|
|Residents||542 (January 1, 2017)|
|Population density||55 inhabitants / km 2|
Town hall (Mairie) of Briosne-lès-Sables
Briosne-lès-Sables is a French municipality with 542 inhabitants (as of January 1 2017) in the department of Sarthe in the region Pays de la Loire . The municipality is located in the arrondissement of Mamers and in the canton of Bonnétable . Its inhabitants are called Briosnais .
Briosne-lès-Sables is located about 22 kilometers northeast of Le Mans and about 40 kilometers south-southeast of Alençon . Briosne-lès-Sables is surrounded by the neighboring communities of Jauzé in the north, Terrehault in the north and north-east, Bonnétable in the east, Torcé-en-Vallée in the south, Beaufay in the south and south-west, Courcemont in the west and Saint-Aignan in the north-west.
|Source: Cassini and INSEE|
- Saint-Denis-Sainte-Madeleine in Sables church from the 14th century
- Chapel of Sainte-Anne in Briosne from the 17th century
- Bonnétable castle with park from the 15th century, alterations from the 18th century, monument historique since 1981
- 17th century manor house
- Le Patrimoine des Communes de la Sarthe. Flohic Editions, Volume 1, Paris 2000, ISBN 2-84234-106-6 , pp. 234-238.