Castles and Fortifications of England and Wales

NETHER STOWEY CASTLE


NETHER STOWEY CASTLE
Photo Andrew Tivenan

The ruins of an early motte and bailey castle with two baileys which had a large rectangular keep added in the 12th century. Only the foundations of the keep remain. The castle may have been destroyed during the 12th Century Civil War.


Photo Andrew Tivenan Photo Andrew Tivenan Photo Andrew Tivenan Photo Andrew Tivenan

Aerial photo ©Paul R. Davis Aerial photo ©Paul R. Davis Aerial photo ©Paul R. Davis

 

Directions
A39, 7 miles west of Bridgewater
Castle Hill, Nether Stowey TA5 1NB

 



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