Castles and Fortifications of England and Wales

MUCH MARCLE CASTLE


MUCH MARCLE CASTLE
Photo Andrew Tivenan

Also known as Mortimer's Castle, it dates from the late 13th century. The motte remains close to the church, but all the stone from the shell keep was removed in the 15th century to build the church tower.


Photo Andrew Tivenan Photo Andrew Tivenan Photo Andrew Tivenan Photo Andrew Tivenan

 

Directions
Off the A449, 5 miles south west of Ledbury
Church Lane, Much Marcle, Ledbury HR8 2LY

 



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