|Community association||Rennes metropolis|
|surface||10.1 km 2|
|Residents||7,800 (January 1, 2017)|
|Population density||772 inhabitants / km 2|
Notre-Dame church in Chartres-de-Bretagne
Chartres-de-Bretagne ( Breton : Karnod ) is a French municipality with 7800 inhabitants (as of January 1 2017) in the department of Ille-et-Vilaine in the region of Brittany . Chartres-de-Bretagne is located in the Arrondissement of Rennes and belongs to the canton of Bruz .
The municipality is located about five kilometers south-southwest of Rennes on the Seiche River . Chartres is surrounded by the neighboring communities of Saint-Jacques-de-la-Lande in the north, Noyal-Châtillon-sur-Seiche in the east, Pont-Péan in the south and Bruz in the west.
|Sources: Cassini and INSEE|
- Château de Fontenay, built in the 12th century, monument historique since April 1975 , with a chapel
- Lime kiln, registered as Monument historique in May 1987
- Saint-Martin Church (built between 1868 and 1873)
- Notre-Dame-des-Poitiers chapel from the 19th century
- old priests college from 1733
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Citroën, now PSA, has had a local factory since 1960.
- Le Patrimoine des Communes d'Ille-et-Vilaine. Flohic Editions, Volume 1, Paris 2000, ISBN 2-84234-072-8 , pp. 235-239.