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Richard's Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Richards Castle (Hereford), County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 52.3281 / 52°19'41"N

Longitude: -2.7598 / 2°45'35"W

OS Eastings: 348318

OS Northings: 270272

OS Grid: SO483702

Mapcode National: GBR BJ.VF81

Mapcode Global: VH849.3RW4

Entry Name: Richard's Castle

Listing Date: 11 June 1959

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1296811

English Heritage Legacy ID: 150145

Location: Richards Castle (Hereford), County of Herefordshire, SY8

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Richards Castle (Hereford)

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Richards Castle

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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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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