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Richard's Castle, Richards Castle (Hereford)

Description: Richard's Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 June 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 150145

OS Grid Reference: SO4831870272
OS Grid Coordinates: 348318, 270272
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3281, -2.7598

Location: Richards Castle, County of Herefordshire SY8 4ET

Locality: Richards Castle (Hereford)
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY8 4ET

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Listing Text

SO 47 SE
1/122 Richard's Castle

Ruined motte and bailey castle. Probably C14. Coursed rubble. About 15
metres of wall on north side of bailey, and a short stretch to south climb-
ing slope of motte, about 5.5 metres high, both with a series of put-log
holes. At south-east gate a small fragment of walling without any recog-
nisable features. Scheduled as an Ancient Monument, County Number 116.
(RCHM, 3, P172, no 2; BoE, p 276).

Listing NGR: SO4831870272

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Source: English Heritage

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