Warwick Castle from across the River Avon

Warwick Castle from across the River Avon

Description

The exterior of Warwick Castle's main accomodation block (south facade) from across the River Avon.

Source Desc

Flickr

Author Link

http://www.flickr.com/people/13667501@N02

Author Description

Haydn Curtis, from New Zealand

Licence

Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic

Pages that link here:

Warwick Castle

Warwick Castle is one of the castles created during Norman invasions of England that managed to distinguish itself by quickly becoming the center of the attention of the English nobility and royalty, who rebuilt it several times and crafted it into one of the most popular castles of medieval and modern England.

Related Articles:

Highclere Castle

Highclere Castle is one of the most famous English country houses that started it life as a medieval castle which was later on retrofitted to serve as a palace. Its road through history was long and eventful, and here you can read all about it.

Windsor Castle

Quickly after its construction on the ancient location that was utilized for defensive purposes by both Celts and Romans, Windsor Castle became one of the most favorite residences of the English crown. With such attention, castle Windsor received numerous upgrades and fashion renovations during its long life.

Tower of London

Tower of London is one of the most famous castles of all time. Created during Norman Conquest of England, this military outpost in London was quickly redesigned to be a royal residence, and went through turbulent history that marked it as one of the most notorious castles in England. Find out more about its history here.