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KILPECK 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: KILPECK CASTLE

List entry Number: 1301419

Location

KILPECK CASTLE

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

County:

District: County of Herefordshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Kilpeck

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 20-May-1987

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 155573

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List entry Description

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

KILPECK CP KILPECK SO 43 SW 2/39 Kilpeck Castle

GV II

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

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Herefordshire I South West, (1931), 158

National Grid Reference: SO 44412 30489

Map

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