Castles and Fortifications of England and Wales

BARNWELL CASTLE


BARNWELL CASTLE
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A motte and bailey castle was erected in 1132 and rebuilt close by in stone in 1264 with four corner towers and a large gatehouse. A new house was built nearby in the 17th century.

Private.


 

Directions
Off the A605, 1 mile south of Oundle
Barnwell, Peterborough PE8 5PL

 



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