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  Castell Coch  Cardiff Glamorgan

Open to Public

Times Prices 

687 Jul 94  Up Mill Road from village. Signposted from M4 Jn32 and A470


N51.5357 W3.2497 
Mar 99

Castell Coch looks like an old castle that should be on the Rhein. Its a late nineteenth-century 'fairytale'-style castle, built on medieval remains, designed for the third Marquess of Bute by William Burges. Lavishly decorated and furnished in the Victorian Gothic style; a Romantic vision of the Middle Ages.

Lilliput lane's "Castell Coch" is named after the building of that name just north of Cardiff its Welsh for Red Castle

Information about Castell Coch

(Welsh Heritage)

Heritage Trail

Welsh castles Web Site

Cardiff Council

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