Stokesay Castle

Interesting
Stokesay is the best-preserved example of a 13C fortified manor house. The ceiling of the hall, with its curved beams, was built by Lawrence, a wool merchant, around 1283. The bedroom on the upper floor contains a fine stone chimney and spy holes for seeing what was going on in the hall. The decoration, including a Flemish style chimney shelf, dates from the 17C.

Useful information

Address : 

Nr Craven Arms, SY7 9AH Craven Arms

Price:

6.40 £

Opening hours

Apr-Sep: 10am-5pm; Oct: Wed-Sun 10am-5pm; Nov-Feb: weekends 10am-4pm