Castles and Fortifications of England and Wales

WHORLTON CASTLE


WHORLTON CASTLE
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Only the 14th century gatehouse remains of this 13th century castle. The earthworks around may date from the late 11th century. The castle slowly became more ruinous until the stone was finally removed in the 19th century to build a nearby church.

Private.


 

Directions
Off the A172, 5 miles south west of Stokesley
Castle Bank, Whorlton, North Yorkshire DL6 3EA

 



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