Motte and Bailey Castle in Cockroad Wood

Somerset

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Tagged With

Medieval

Data Source

English Heritage

County Council

Somerset County Council

District Council

South Somerset District Council

Parish

Charlton Musgrove

Parliamentary Constituency

Somerton and Frome

Grid Reference

SJ746746 (374621, 132152)

WGS84 Coordinates

51.0876, -2.3624

Nearest Postcode

BA9 8LP

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Notes

The earthwork remains of a Motte and two baileys. One to the south the other to the north west. The southern bailey appears to have been divided into three smaller enclosures and there is evidence of a slight platform at the junction of these. Scheduled.

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