|region||Pays de la Loire|
|surface||2.16 km 2|
|Residents||231 (January 1, 2017)|
|Population density||107 inhabitants / km 2|
Chenay is a French municipality with 231 inhabitants (as of January 1, 2017) in the department of Sarthe in the region Pays de la Loire ; it belongs to the arrondissement of Mamers and the canton of Mamers (until 2015: canton of La Fresnaye-sur-Chédouet ). The inhabitants are called Cheneysia .
Chenay is about 50 kilometers north of Le Mans . Chenay is surrounded by the neighboring communities of Semallé in the north, Montigny in the east and northeast, Villeneuve-en-Perseigne in the south and east, Saint-Paterne - Le Chevain in the southwest, Cerisé in the west and Valframbert in the west and northwest. It belongs to the Normandy-Maine Regional Nature Park .
|Source: Cassini and INSEE|
- Saint-André church from the 11th / 12th centuries century
- Town hall from the 18th century
- Manor from 1759
- Coudray mill from the 16th century
- 18th century manor
- Le Patrimoine des Communes de la Sarthe. Flohic Editions, Volume 1, Paris 2000, ISBN 2-84234-106-6 , pp. 581-582.