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Sherborne Old Castle, Sherborne

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  • When you plan a day-out you’re always wondering if things will be upto expectations. Well, I needn’t have worried about the trip to Sherborne Castle in Dorset as the experience ticked all the boxes. T...  more »
  • impressive interior with beautiful paintings. Externally not the prettiest or impressive architecture and it doesn't really look like a castle, the grounds are lovely and there are lovely walks along ...  more »
  • Staying locally so decided to visit Sherborne Abbey and the two castles. The (new) castle is the stately home built by Sir Walter Raleigh just before he fell out of favour. Although privately owned (H...  more »
  • Nice to walk around and don't forget the moat! Dog friendly too (on leads). Car park is small though!
  • Revisited today, beautiful day. Really interesting place with a huge amount of historic significance. Great place for a picnic!
  • Fantastic old ruin Run by English Heritage, the ruins are a great day out for young and old, dog on leads are welcome. my 9 year old son had a great time running around making out he was both defending and attacking.
  • Great history of a castle that turned out to be a decoy while the posh one was built in the distance
  • Charming ruins