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Compton Castle   

This magical fortified house, one of the few to survive so unaltered, was built at three periods 1340, 1450, 1520 by the Gilbert family.

Powderham Castle   

Built over 600 years ago, Powderham Castle is the historic home of the Earl of Devon. The Castle is still lived in by the Courtenay family and is one of England's best known Stately Homes.

Tiverton Castle   

A wonderful castle for weddings, parties, or just days out Accomodation in a range of apartments in this west-country idyll

Blaise Castle House Museum   

Situated in the beautiful parkland of the Blaise Estate at Henbury - the Museum is situated in an 18th century house and holds most of the Museums Service's social history collection.

Castle Explorer   

Explore the castles of England, Scotland and Wales

Celtic Castles   

Planning a trip to Scotland, Ireland or England, thinking about staying in one of the many fantastic castles in the UK? If so, you have just found the web site that can help fulfill your dreams!

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