This place is the definition of "off the beaten track"! we had to ask directions from a local lady, who pointed us in the right place. Once we found Beaupre, it was so worth the effort!
Look out for the sign for the castle while...更多
As I had read the reviews below I actually found it easy to find! (Thanks Trippie!)
A nice walk across fields to find, as said below about an hour in total.
Don't go in the rain (it's totally exposed to the elements) or any icy...更多
Great Atmosphere wandering around these ruins. The Entrance Porch is wonderful. It screams a statement of power and wealth. If you had money in days gone by you could flaunt it, and this porch does that. A very interesting building one should study at your...更多
Sat nav does not take you directly here, you literally need to park up in a lay by next to the castle sign, that's if you can spot it. The castle is open to be public but on private land I believe, so no access...更多
I have visited Beaupre Castle on several occasions mainly because of my interest in photographing historical sites.
The first thing you will notice about this attraction is that it is isolated and quite difficult to reach. The only place to park a vehicle is on...更多
Well worth a visit, if you can find it! Typical of a ruined castle that has been lovingly restored; you can walk through the archways and see where the rooms had been, and imagine it as it must have been.
Been to Cowbridge many times but I'd never heard of this place. The medieval part dates from around 1300AD with most of the rest added around 1600AD. It's really a manor house and not a castle, and was home to the Bassett family until they...更多