Ragged Castle or Keeper's Lodge, Badminton Park, Hawkesbury - South Gloucestershire (UA)

Folly Castle. Set on a motte at end of a main drive from Badminton House, c1750 by Thomas Wright of Durham. Largely hidden by trees. Shell of structure is in poor condition. Interior has been lost. There has been clearance of vegetation on and around the structure.

Ragged Castle or Keeper's Lodge, Badminton Park, Hawkesbury - South Gloucestershire (UA)
© Historic England

Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    Ragged Castle Or Keeper's Lodge
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade II*
    List Entry Number:
    1156209
    Local Planning Authority:
    South Gloucestershire (UA)
    Site Type:
    Gardens parks and urban spaces > Garden building

Location

    Building Name:
    Ragged Castle or Keeper's Lodge
    Locality:
    Badminton Park
    Unitary Authority:
    South Gloucestershire (UA)
    Parish:
    Hawkesbury
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Thornbury and Yate
    Region:
    South West

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Building or structure
    Condition:
    Poor
    Occupancy / Use:
    Vacant/not in use
    Priority:
    C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
    Previous Priority:
    C
    Ownership:
    Private
    Designation:
    Listed Building grade II*, RPG grade I