Tuffé Val de la Chéronne

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Tuffé Val de la Chéronne
Tuffé Val de la Chéronne (France)
Tuffé Val de la Chéronne
region Pays de la Loire
Department Sarthe
Arrondissement Mamers
Canton La Ferté-Bernard
Community association Pays de l'Huisne Sarthoise
Coordinates 48 ° 7 '  N , 0 ° 31'  E Coordinates: 48 ° 7 '  N , 0 ° 31'  E
height 68-150 m
surface 29.16 km 2
Residents 1,650 (January 1, 2017)
Population density 57 inhabitants / km 2
Post Code 72160
INSEE code

Tuffé Val de la Cheronne is a French commune with 1,650 inhabitants (as of January 1 2017) in Arrondissement Mamers in the department of Sarthe in the region Pays de la Loire . Tuffé Val de la Chéronne belongs to the canton of La Ferté-Bernard (until 2015: canton Tuffé ) and to the community association Communauté de communes du Pays de l'Huisne Sarthoise .


Tuffé Val de la Chéronne is located about 30 kilometers east-northeast of Le Mans . Tuffé Val de la Chéronne is surrounded by the neighboring municipalities of Prévelles in the north and north-west, Saint-Denis-des-Coudrais in the north, Boëssé-le-Sec in the east, Sceaux-sur-Huisne in the south-east, Vouvray-sur-Huisne in the south, Beillé in the south and southwest and La Chapelle-Saint-Rémy in the west.

On January 1, 2016, Tuffé Val de la Chéronne was formed as Commune nouvelle from the formerly independent municipalities of Tuffé and Saint-Hilaire-le-Lierru . The administrative headquarters are in Tuffé.

District former
INSEE code
Area (km²) Population (2016)
Saint-Hilaire-le-Lierru 72288 04.50 .0143
Tuffé (administrative headquarters)00 72363 24.66 1,519


Saint-Pierre-et-Saint-Paul church
Saint-Hilaire church


  • Saint-Pierre-et-Saint-Paul church from the 15th / 16th centuries century
  • Old Notre-Dame priory
  • Chéronne Castle


  • 11th century Saint-Hilaire church
  • La Cour Manor, built between 1524 and 1557

Community partnerships

Partnerships exist with the British parishes of Allington and Sedgebrook , both in Lincolnshire, England.

Web links

Commons : Tuffé Val de la Chéronne  - Collection of images, videos and audio files


  1. Population figures retrospectively from January 1, 2016