Castles and Fortifications of England and Wales

CASTLE GRESLEY


CASTLE GRESLEY
Photo Andrew Tivenan

A 20 foot high motte, known locally as Castle Knob, with bailey remains from this 12th century site, probably built during the first Civil War.

Next to the motte is a small Cold War nuclear shelter.


Photo Andrew Tivenan Photo Andrew Tivenan Photo Andrew Tivenan Cold War shelter photo Andrew Tivenan Cold War shelter photo Andrew Tivenan

 

Directions
A444, 4 miles west of Ashby-de-la-Zouch
Castle Gresley, Swadlincote, DE11 9ES

 



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