Castles in Devon
Dartmouth Castle // Dartmouth
Well-preserved and beautifully sited 14th century castle juts out into the narrow entrance of the Dart estuary
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.
Powderham Castle // Exeter
One of England's best known stately homes - the historic home of the Earl of Devon. Open to the public and is available for private and corporate functions, and licensed for Civil Wedding Ceremonies.
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