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Croft Castle, Herefordshire.

National Trust

Croft Castle, Herefordshire.

by National Trust

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Published by National Trust in (London) .
Written in English

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  • Croft Castle.,
  • Croft Castle (Hereford andWorcester) -- Guide-books.

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    LC ClassificationsDA664.C/
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    Open LibraryOL17433610M

    England > Herefordshire > Yarpole > Croft Castle > Pictures Random England fact: The village of Evershot is the source of the river Frome, which travels for approx 30 miles eventually flowing into the English Channel at Poole Harbour. Croft Castle was founded as a Norman earthen stronghold near the border of Wales, near the iron-age hill fort at Croft Ambrey. The castle as it can be seen today was errected around , and was converted into manor house in the 16th century (the walls and towers were perforated to create windows).

    Croft Castle Croft Castle sits deep in the heart of Herefordshire countryside surrounded by acres of historic woodland, farm and parkland. This intimate house became the Croft family home before the Domesday Book. There are many compelling 20th century stories to uncover. Contact Tel: Email: [email protected] In the civil parish of Croft and Yarpole. In the historic county of Herefordshire. Modern Authority of Herefordshire. county of Hereford and Worcester. Medieval County of Herefordshire. OS Map Grid Reference: SO Latitude ° Longitude ° Croft Castle has been described as a certain Masonry Castle.

    Herefordshire days out guide. Our feature will guide you through the best days out and plentiful choice of attractions in the region. Croft Castle, was home to the Croft family for almost 1, years, and the first Bernard de Croft of Croft Castle was mentioned in the Domesday Book of Find out how the Crofts lost the castle in Croft Castle. The castle, which dates from the 14th and 15th centuries, belonged to the Croft family who had settled at the site by the time of Domesday Book. Prominent in national politics throughout the Middle Ages and up to the 18th century, the Crofts were forced to give up the estate in due to their declining fortunes.


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Croft Castle sits deep in the heart of Herefordshire countryside surrounded by acres of historic woodland, farm and parkland. This intimate house became the Croft family home before the Domesday Book.

There are many compelling 20th century stories to sunshinesteaming.com: Croft Castle, Herefordshire [Nancy Diana Joyce Croft Uhlman] on sunshinesteaming.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying sunshinesteaming.com: Nancy Diana Joyce Croft Uhlman. Aug 31,  · Buy Croft Castle and Parkland, Herefordshire: National Trust Guidebook (National Trust Guidebooks) by Julie MacLusky (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now. Croft Castle, Nr. Leominster, Herefordshire. The avenues of magnificent chestnut, beech and oak that cradle Croft Castle in their Croft Castle embrace, also lend it an air of secrecy.

The de Croft family, for whom the Castle is named, are thought to have arrived here from Normandy during the. Set in Herefordshire. book of historic woodland, farm and parkland, Croft Castle lies in the beautiful Herefordshire countryside.

It has a long and eventful history, and is even mentioned in the Domesday book. The current castle originated in the 14th century and has been altered over the centuries into its current manor house form. Croft Castle sits deep in the heart of Herefordshire countryside surrounded by acres of historic woodland, farm and parkland.

This intimate house became the Croft family home before the Domesday sunshinesteaming.comon: Yarpole, Nr LEOMINSTER, Herefordshire. Croft Castle was restored after slighting in the Civil War.

It now consists of a stone quadrangular manor house with a small castellated round tower at each corner and a small square tower flanking the north side. The castle is under the care of the National Trust and members of the Croft family still live within it.

Coordinates: 52°17′05″N 2°48′33″W /. years of power, politics and pleasure in an intimate family home. Croft Castle sits deep in the heart of Herefordshire countryside surrounded by acres of historic woodland, farm and parkland.

Home to the Croft family for nearly years, this castle has many powerful stories to uncover. Jul 29,  · 2. Do not take the stairs, but head right, keeping the fence on your right. From here, you are on the marked Croft Castle; if in doubt, follow the markers (Image 2) all the way to Croft Castle.

You rejoin the River Lugg and then the path hairpins to the left, heading uphill. After metres, turn right, climbing up some makeshift steps/tree roots. Jan 12,  · Croft Castle serves exceptional National Trust scones and was home to the Croft family for over years I'd move in to Croft Castle in Herefordshire tomorrow.

The National Trust Book of Scones is now available. 50 scone recipes and some snippets from this very blog. Colwall Castle Motte and bailey 11th century Earthworks Situated within Iron Age hill fort on the summit of Herefordshire Beacon at a height of ft, possibly pre-Conquest.

Croft Castle Quadrangular castle 14th century Rebuilt Converted to 16/17th century house. Downton Castle Neo-romantic castle c–8 Intact Private.

The original Croft Castle is thought to have been built in the eleventh century by Bernard de Croft, a Norman Knight, who was succeeded by many eminent Crofts, including Hugh de Croft – murdered in by the Herefordshire Lacys whilst trying to negotiate peace in Ireland.

Croft Castle sits deep in the heart of Herefordshire countryside surrounded by acres of historic woodland, farm and parkland. This intimate house became the Croft family home before the Domesday Book.

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The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Jun 18,  · Home to the Croft family since the Domesday book, Croft Castle in Herefordshire, owned by the National Trust has many secrets to uncover.

Find out about the Croft's as. Jul 04,  · Books and journals Inventory of Herefordshire III North West, (), 35 36 Guide to Croft Castle, () Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: Herefordshire, (), Reid, P, 'Burkes and Savills Guide to Country Houses' in Herefordshire Shropshire Warwickshire Worcestershire, Vol.

2, (), 18 19 Other Register of Parks and Gardens of. Jan 06,  · My first visit to Croft Castle and very pleasant it was. The castle is free-roam inside so no 1-way systems to restrict you and each of the rooms was lovingly decorated for a s Christmas. The addition of Shropshirean carol singers certainly added to the atmosphere (love /5().

Feb 16,  · Restaurants near Croft Castle and Parkland: ( mi) The Bell at Yarpole ( mi) The Riverside at Aymestrey ( mi) Mortimers Cross Pub ( mi) The Angel ( mi) The Balance Inn; View all restaurants near Croft Castle and Parkland on Tripadvisor/5().

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by P.G. Wodehouse. Croft Castle Croft Castle sits deep in the heart of Herefordshire countryside surrounded by acres of historic woodland, farm and parkland. This intimate house became the Croft family home before the Domesday Book.May 10,  · Croft Castle has roots back one thousand years with the Croft family residing on the estate for thirty generations, the earliest known reference in the Domesday book, listing Bernard de Croft as the landowner in following the Norman conquest.

Over the years the Croft family played a role in key events in English history.Jan 22,  · Sir Richard Croft, Sheriff of Herefordshire, Treasurer to Henry VII was born circa at of Croft Castle, Herefordshire, England.2,1,4 He married (Miss) Blount circa Sir Richard Croft, Sheriff of Herefordshire, Treasurer to Henry VII married Eleanor Cornwall, daughter of Sir Edmund Cornwall and Elizabeth Barre, between and Children: Robert Croft, Sybil Herbert, Elizabeth Croft, Richard Croft, Jane Croft.