The Motte and Bailey Castle

Virtual Reconstruction

 

View this page on a desktop computer to explore a virtual motte and bailey castle.

 

 

If you are using Chrome, Firefox or Microsoft Edge for Windows 10 (tested on version 25.10586.0.0) explore a virtual motte and bailey castle.

 

For best results when exploring the reconstruction press 'L' to go full screen. Press 'Shift' to run.

Select the version you want to explore.

There are two versions available, a simplified version for slower computers and a detailed version for faster computers.

Fast Computer

  • Trees, Shadows & Extra detail

Launch Unity 3D Virtual Reconstruction (Faster computers) »

Slower Computer

  • No shadows & Limited detail

Launch Unity 3D Virtual Reconstruction (Slower computers) »

Images from reconstruction

Images from reconstruction.


Also available - A Norman Square Keep

 

You may also be interested in exploring a Norman square keep similar to the one built in the reign of King Henry II at Dover Castle.

View Norman Square Keep page

Also available - Etal Castle

 

You may also be interested in exploring a Northumberland castle built near the Scottish border. An excellent example of a tower house with improved fortifications.

View Etal Castle page


 

TimeRef UK Castles Mobile App for Android Phone

This Android app allows you to find castles thar are near you. Currently the app includes only English and Welsh castles.

View Details in Google Play Store

Download the app from the Google Play Store.

View Instructions


The reconstruction has been created using Unity 3D and employs the technology of WebGL.

Credits

Thanks to the creators of the following 3D models that have been used to create the motte and bailey reconstruction.

Village Exteriors Kit

Arteria3d