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Stokesay Castle, Shropshire

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Stokesay Castle, Shropshire
Stokesay, Shropshire, England
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Stokesay Castle is perhaps one of the most photogenic historic buildings in Britain. It is a late 13th century fortified manor in a lovely location beside the River Onny in southern Shropshire. Despite its defensive posturing, the manor is really built for show, to display the wealth and prestige of the owner. The 13th century buildings are approached through a gorgeous timber-framed gatehouse built in the 17th century (to the left in this photo).

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