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Stokesay Castle
Craven Arms, Craven Arms SY7 9AH Driving directions
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Apr-Sep: 10am-6pm; Oct: 10am-5pm; Nov-Mar: weekends 10am-4pm (daily school hols Feb)

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Stokesay is the best-preserved example of a 13C fortified manor house. The ceiling of the hall, with its curved beams, was built by Lawrence, a wool merchant, around 1283. The bedroom on the upper floor contains a fine stone chimney and spy holes for seeing what was going on in the hall. The decoration, including a Flemish style chimney shelf, dates from the 17C.

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