Berry Pomeroy Castle, Berry Pomeroy, Devon

Berry Pomeroy Castle, Berry Pomeroy, Devon
Photograph taken October 1995 © Copyright Historic England Archive Photo Library ref: k951301

Berry Pomeroy Castle combines a Tudor courtier's mansion with a 15th-century castle. The gatehouse and curtain wall are part of the earlier castle, while the mansion, with its many windows, towers above the defences to the right. This site is now in the care of English Heritage (2010).

Location

Devon Berry Pomeroy

Period

Tudor (1485 - 1602)

Tags

castle ruin gatehouse attack defence medieval tudor (1485 - 1602) english heritage