LLANFAIR DISCOED, CASTLE
Map Reference ST49SW
Grid Reference ST44579241
Unitary (Local) Authority Monmouthshire
Old County Monmouthshire
Type of Site CASTLE
Broad Class DEFENCE
Period Post Medieval, Medieval
Site Description The ruins of Llanfair Discoed Castle are of a roughly quadrangular mansion, best preserved on the south-west front and framed by two round angle towers. On the north-eastern side there appears to have been a walled forecourt. There is a detached circular tower with a 7m internal diameter, possibly a dovecote, about 18m to the west.
Source: OS record card ST49SW14.
J.Wiles, RCAHMW, 27 February 2003