KILPECK CASTLE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1301419
Date first listed:
20-May-1987
Statutory Address:
KILPECK CASTLE

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Location

Statutory Address:
KILPECK CASTLE

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

District:
County of Herefordshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Kilpeck
National Grid Reference:
SO 44412 30489

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

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
155573
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

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

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 14 Feb 2002
Reference: IOE01/06299/12
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Jeff Andrews. Source Historic England Archive
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