Pevensey Castle

Pevensey is located about 25 miles east of Brighton on the A259. Access to the roman fort is free and year round, access to the norman keep is provided by English Heritage, please see the official web site for days and times.

  • Ruined - Yes, but much of the roman and norman curtain walls are intact
  • Moat - Yes, with water
  • Dungeons - Yes, and oubliette
  • Battlements - Some battlements open to public
  • Interior - Ruined towers, walls, well, dungeons
  • Parking - Nearby in Pevensey village
  • Refreshments - Nearby in Pevensey village
  • Bathrooms - Nearby in Pevensey village
  • Public Access - Year round
  • Official web site
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