tone castle built by Henry III on Lundy Island.


Key Facts
CountyDevon (10 castles)
DirectionsAt the south of the island.
CategoriesStone
RemainsNot complete but much survives
Access to siteUnknown - Please check before visiting
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The castle appears to have been converted into holiday appartments.
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emains of a timber Norman castle that later rebuilt in stone.


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CountyMonmouthshire (9 castles)
DirectionsIn the town of Monmouth
CategoriesStone
RemainsSmall amount survives
Access to siteAt any reasonable time
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emains of a motte and bailey castle built on a hill.


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CountySomerset (8 castles)
DirectionsThe village of Montacute is about four miles to the west of Yeovil off the A3088
CategoriesMotte & Bailey
OwnershipBaronial castle
RemainsSmall amount survives
Access to siteOnly open at certain times
YearMonthEvent
1066   Montacute Castle construction
 A motte and bailey castle was built by Robert Count of Mortain in Somerset. 
ormerly a motte and bailey castle and rebuilt in stone in around 1228 by Hubert de Burgh who was responsible for the rebuilting work in nearby castles White, Skenfrith and Grosmont. In its motte and bailey form the castle was originally known as Hen Domen and was built by Roger de Montgomery in around 1070.


Key Facts
CountyPowys (11 castles)
DirectionsThe castle can be found a few miles south-west of Shrewsbury on a hill above the town of Montgomery. It is maintained by CADW and is only open at certain times.
CategoriesMotte & Bailey / Stone
OwnershipBaronial castle
RemainsSmall amount survives
Access to siteOnly open at certain times
YearMonthEvent
1228   Montgomery Castle
 Hubert de Burgh took ownership of the old motte and bailey fort and finished its reconstruction as a stone castle. 
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