This castle is in a proportion which would render it suitable to every nobleman in a position to spend from 2 to 300,000 livres a year. Plus d'informations Où puis-je rester près de Porte d'Orléans (métro de Paris)? His son, Louis-François Servien, marquess of Sablé, protector of La Fontaine, keeps the estate for 20 years. On the proposal of Louis XIV, the widow of Louvois, Anne of Souvré and his son Barbézieux agreed to exchange Meudon for the Chateau de Choisy and a balance. "It was given" a magnificent collation, during which all the violins and oboes of the Opera played melodies by Jean-Baptiste Lully. Coupe du Château-Vieux de Meudon, avec la chapelle, état après 1702. After the revolution of 1848, plans were made to make Meudon the new headquarters of the Ecole Polytechnique (Ecole Polytechnique). Renaissance edit The Sanguin family and the Duchesse d'Étampes (1426-1552) edit The fief of Meudon was bought in 1426 by Guillaume Sanguin, valet de chambre of Charles VII and treasurer of the Duke of Burgundy. Abundant dwellings for the castle staff furnish this floor.