Castles and Fortifications of England and Wales

SNAPE CASTLE


SNAPE CASTLE
Photo © Alison Stamp

It was started in 1426, but the battlements and 4 corner towers, of which the front two survive intact, were added at the end of the 16th century. In the early 19th century the building was split into two residences but the two halves were reunited in 2003.

Private.


Photo Eric Dewhurst Photo Eric Dewhurst

 

Directions
Off the B6268, 10 miles west of Thirsk
Snape, Bedale DL8 2TJ

 



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