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Ruins of Lyonshall Castle, Lyonshall

Description: Ruins of Lyonshall Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 October 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 150270

OS Grid Reference: SO3314556322
OS Grid Coordinates: 333145, 256322
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2011, -2.9796

Location: A44, Lyonshall, County of Herefordshire HR5 3HR

Locality: Lyonshall
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR5 3HR

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Listing Text

SO 35 NW

4/12 Ruins of Lyonshall Castle


- II

Ruins of Lyonshall Castle. Largely C13, though possibly with earlier origins.
Sections of low sandstone rubble walling survive denoting position of former
circular keep and some sections of the walling enclosing the inner bailey
to the south-east of the keep. (RCHM, Vol III, p 142). Ancient Monument
County Number 108.

Listing NGR: SO3314556322

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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