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)
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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

Contact Details

Sarah Ball 0117 975 0666

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England