History, tourist information, and nearby accommodation
The castle is a typical early Edwardian design, with circular towers at the corners of a rectangular layout, with a dry moat around the structure.
The castle is private hands, and not usually open to the public. The best you can do is view the towers through a stand of trees from the road that passes the castle. The road actually goes through the site, between the main complex of buildings and a large, moated enclosure.
About Somerton Castle
Address: Boothby Graffoe, Lincolnshire, England
Attraction Type: Castle
Location: On a minor road just west of the A607 at Boothby Graffoe
Photo Credit: Richard Croft, licensed for reuse under the Creative Commons Licence
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