Okay, today turned out to be relatively mild and it stayed dry, so I went for a ride! Great stuff.
And I also grabbed the 1700's flagstone tag:
The "Chateau de Monthey" (Castle of Monthey) is in fact much older - from the early 14th century, but it has been added on and rebuilt all the time. This was the oldest flagstone I could find and reach by bike.
Now go and find me an artistically sculptured tree or bush:
(Sorry for the glove in the picture...