Castles and Fortifications of England and Wales

DORSTONE CASTLE


DORSTONE CASTLE
Photo Andrew Tivenan

A wide low motte with a bailey and traces of stone foundations of a tower and gatehouse. It probably originated in the 12th century and was then fortified in 1403 although it was probably destroyed by the Welsh a few years later. A public footpath is nearby.


Photo Andrew Tivenan Photo Andrew Tivenan Photo Andrew Tivenan

 

Directions
B4348, 15 miles west of Hereford

 



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