Medieval motte and bailey castle defended by a rampart and ditch with a possible scarp. The motte measuring 52 m in diameter and standing 6.5 m high and the inner bailey was situated to the east of the motte. Had a shell keep.
* Believed that the church tower was built from the remains of the castle.
1153 First mentioned.
1272-1304 Between: Edward I granted Much Marcle to Edmund Mortimer, 1st Earl of Wigmore.
17 C Could still be clearly traced.
2004 Watching Brief.