Castles and Fortifications of England and Wales

SHERIFF HUTTON CASTLE


SHERIFF HUTTON CASTLE
Photo © Alison Stamp

It was built as a fortified manor house in 1379 with four very tall towers and a large gatehouse, close to an earlier motte castle from 1140. It was in ruins in the 17th century and the walls were partially demolished.

Open to the public.


Photo Andrew Rowland

 

Directions
10 miles north of York, of the A64

 



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