Stokesay Castle

Virtual Reconstruction


View this page on a desktop computer to explore a virtual Stokesay Castle.

If you are using Chrome, Firefox or Microsoft Edge for Windows 10 (tested on version 25.10586.0.0) explore a virtual Stokesay Castle.

Stokesay Castle is an excellent example of a fortified manor house. It has remained largely unchanged since the time it was built in the thirteenth century by Lawrence of Ludlow. Lawrence was a wealthy wool trader who built a new hall and tower on the site of an existing fortification. Explore the hall and solar block that he created.

Launch Unity 3D Stokesay Castle Reconstruction »


As you start moving you will pe prompted to hide the cursor. This is recommended for best results when exploring the reconstruction. Press 'L' to go full screen and press 'Shift' to run.

Images from reconstruction

Images from reconstruction.

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


Also available - A motte and bailey castle


You may also be interested in exploring a motte and bailey castle.

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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


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