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REMAINS OF WAYTEMORE CASTLE

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: REMAINS OF WAYTEMORE CASTLE

List entry Number: 1101603

Location

REMAINS OF WAYTEMORE CASTLE, THE CAUSEWAY

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Bishop's Stortford

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 18-Oct-1949

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 160900

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

1. 5454 THE CAUSEWAY

Remains of Waytemore Castle TL 4921 SW:4/12, 3/12, 6/12 18.10.49 TL 4821 SE TL 42 SE

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2. Reamins of Cll and C12 motte and bailey castle. Earthwork mound, flint walling. Large oval motte, 40 ft high, with ruins of C12 shell keep on top perimeter. Remains of chambers in north-east and south-east angles. Roughly pentagonal bailey to south has water courses on 4 sides. Now public tennis courts and gardens; wooded with grand avenue. Scheduled Ancient Monument. (RCHM (1911)).

Listing NGR: TL4897621447

Selected Sources

Other
Inventory of the Historical Monuments of Hertfordshire, (1910)

National Grid Reference: TL 48976 21447

Map

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