Castles and Fortifications of England and Wales

WING MOTTE


WING MOTTE
Photo Clint Thorne

The motte is 100 feet in diameter and 15 feet high and is on the western edge of the viilage. It probably dates from the 12th century. The motte has suffered some damage, and if there was a bailey it has been buitlt over with houses.


Photo Clint Thorne

 

Directions
A418, 3 miles west of Leighton Buzzard
High St, Wing, Buckinghamshire LU7 0NS

 



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