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Kilpeck Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Kilpeck, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 51.9701 / 51°58'12"N

Longitude: -2.8106 / 2°48'38"W

OS Eastings: 344412

OS Northings: 230489

OS Grid: SO444304

Mapcode National: GBR FG.L1GK

Mapcode Global: VH78K.7RJ3

Entry Name: Kilpeck Castle

Listing Date: 20 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1301419

English Heritage Legacy ID: 155573

Location: Kilpeck, County of Herefordshire, HR2

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Kilpeck

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Kilpeck

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SO 43 SW
2/39 Kilpeck Castle


Ruins of C12 keep with motte and bailey earthworks. Two sandstone rubble
sections of walling remain to north and to south-west, the north fragment
has the recess of a fireplace and there appears to be the recess of a
circlar oven in the south-western fragment. The motte and bailey earth-
works are not included in this list. Ancient Monument No 17).
(RCHM, Vol I, p 158).

Listing NGR: SO4440230485

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