Pencoed Castle 2590

Newport, Wales

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Brief Description

A 16th-century raised terrace walk and enclosure survive on the south side of the ruined castle. The enclosure is surrounded by walls that were in place by the mid-18th century but are likely to be earlier. The enclosure is now pasture but has previously been orchard and shrubbery.

Features
  • Castle (featured building)
  • Description: The oldest parts of the now ruined castle date from the 13th century but most of what survives was built in the first half of the 16th century.
  • Gatehouse
  • Earliest Date:
  • Latest Date:
Dovecote, Moat
History

Period

  • 16th Century
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