Castles and Fortifications of England and Wales

BARRY CASTLE


BARRY CASTLE
Photo Andrew Tivenan

The remains are 13th and 14th century on the site of an 11th century Norman earthwork castle. The gatehouse was added in 14th century, but by the 16th century it was in ruins. The south wall was then demolished and a house was built inside the walls, although this has now been removed.


Photo Andrew Tivenan Photo Andrew Tivenan

 

Directions
In the town at the junction of Park Road with Porth-y-Castell, 3 miles south of Cardiff
CF62 6NW

 



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