Castles in Devon
Hemyock Castle // Cullompton
12th century fortified Norman manor featuring a moat and gatehouse. Somewhat diminished in the 17th century but still retains many features
Tiverton Castle // Tiverton
Originally built in 1106, enjoy the background history and developments of the building. Informative tours tell of the castles' ghosts and show secret passages, Civil War armour and much more.
Totnes Castle // Totnes
Extremely well preserved Norman shell keep. Motte and bailey castle with splendid views over the River Dart
Okehampton Castle // Okehampton
Site of the ruins of the largest castle in Devon. Includes the Norman motte and the keep's jagged remains.
Lydford Castle and Saxon Town // Tavistock
13th century tower on 12th century motte inside a bailey. It was later used as a much feared prison