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Ludgershall Castle, Ludgershall

#45 of 81 in Historic Sites in Wiltshire
Ruin · Hidden Gem · Castle
Ludgershall Castle is a ruined 12th-century fortified royal residence at Ludgershall in Wiltshire, England. Three large walls still remain of the castle, which was turned into a hunting lodge by Henry III but fell into disuse by the 15th century. The ruin was listed as a Scheduled Ancient Monument in 1981.

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  • Free entry with a small car park. We visited on a Saturday there was parking spaces left. A short walk uphill to the castle ruins. Bigger ruins than I expected. Nice place to have a picnic. Worth a.....  more »
  • Free to visit (voluntary donation) 12th century castle, and royal residence, remains and associated earthworks. Well worth a visit.  more »
  • Very enjoyable visit to see the castle at Ludgershall during a beautiful evening. Parking is easy to find, there are about 5 spaces, although there is plenty of parking in the town. The castle is larger than I expected, the walk around the ruins is pleasant but not very even.
  • Free! Nice walks and interesting, 10 mins visit tho

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