Map Reference SS87NE
Grid Reference SS87127725
Unitary (Local) Authority Bridgend
Old County Glamorgan
Community Merthyr Mawr
Type of Site MANSION
Broad Class Domestic
Period Post Medieval
Site Description NAR SS87NE33
Ruins of a two storey range, including a first-floor hall and solar tower define the E side of a "D" shaped enclosure, c.40m ENE-WSW by 26m, otherwise defined by a stone curtain wall.
A further enclosure, c.44m by 30m, on the NE may be associated with the castle.
Fabric dated to the e. 14th c, possibly on the site of an earlier enclosure, in-use as an elite dwelling and consequently modified, until at least 1808. Served as a farmhouse until the l.19th c.
Source: RCAHMW 2000 Glamorgan III.1b 'the Later Castles', 408-17.