Hopton Castle Tower Keep, Hopton Castle

Hopton Castle Tower Keep, Hopton Castle, Craven Arms, Shropshire SY7 0QF View on map

A restored and repaired 14th century tower house of architectural and archaeological interest. In 1644 it was the scene of a civil war siege. Held by 31 Roundheads, only 3 of whom survived, it was eventually overcome by a much larger Royalist force armed with cannons.

Contact

  • Grant Recipient

    Hopton Castle Preservation Trust
  • Contact for access

    Professor Peter Marquis

Opening Arrangements

⚠️ Coronavirus: We do not expect any grant-aided properties to be open at the current time.