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Old Mulgrave Castle, Lythe

Description: Old Mulgrave Castle

Grade: I
Date Listed: 6 October 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 327243

OS Grid Reference: NZ8393911673
OS Grid Coordinates: 483939, 511673
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4935, -0.7056

Location: Lythe, North Yorkshire YO21 3SQ

Locality: Lythe
Local Authority: Scarborough Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO21 3SQ

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There is also a scheduled monument with a similar name, Old Mulgrave Castle: an Enclosure Castle Incorporated into an 18th Century Planned Landscape, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This is probably the same structure or related to it in some way.

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Listing Text


4/168 Old Mulgrave Castle


- I

Keep and bailey walls with gatehouse. C12 add C13 with C16 alterations.
Coursed squared stone. Gatehouse with twin half-round towers. Keep has 4 round
angle towers, and inserted C16 stone mullioned-pad-transomed windows. In a
ruinous condition. VCH North Riding Vol II. Pevsner, North Riding p.260.
Scheduled Ancient Monument.

Listing NGR: NZ8394211678

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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