Midford Castle

 

Midford Castle.

 

  • Midford, Somerset. 
  • Grade I Listed Building.

 

Sham castle, trefoil design, post Medieval country house.

 

1810                             Henry Disney Roebuck sold it to the Connelly family, Irish Catholics.

1775                             Built for Henry Disney Roebuck.

19th C                           The Connolly family extended the house and built the stables and chapel.

1910                             Sold by the Connolly family.

1956                             Listed.

1961                             Bought by the Briggs family for £15,000

2007                             July: Bought by Nicholas Cage for £5 million.

 

 

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