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Penyard Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Weston under Penyard, County of Herefordshire

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Latitude: 51.9006 / 51°54'2"N

Longitude: -2.5563 / 2°33'22"W

OS Eastings: 361823

OS Northings: 222599

OS Grid: SO618225

Mapcode National: GBR FS.QJJQ

Mapcode Global: VH86J.MHZB

Entry Name: Penyard Castle

Listing Date: 22 March 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1099662

English Heritage Legacy ID: 155458

Location: Weston under Penyard, County of Herefordshire, HR9

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Weston under Penyard

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Ross

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SO 62 SW

5/47 Penyard Castle


Ruins of castle and house. Early C14 and C17. Sandstone. North and south
gable walls with chimneys, and part of east wall, remain of house. North
wall has blocked window on first floor, of two trefoiled ogee lights. South
wall has blocked chamfered doorway with canted head: To the west a detached
wall remains to a height of approximately five metres. The site was over-
grown and not fully visible at time of survey (April 1986). RCHM in 1932
recorded the remains of a C14 undercroft adjoining to the south of the house.
Scheduled Ancient Monument No 126: (RCHM, p 166).

Listing NGR: SO6182322599

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