Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Not all English Heritage properties are open yet, and those that are require pre-booking via their website.

If you, or any of your party have a new persistant cough, or develop a fever of 38C, we would instead advise you to use the NHS's dedicated website for professional advice.

Old Wardour Castle

One of the most attractive 'romantic ruins' in England, situated adjacent to a lake, Old Wardour Castle was built for John, 5th Lord Lovel, in the late 14thC. The castle was besieged during the Civil War.

  • Currently: Medium-level cloud, -1° C
  • Monday: Sunny, 6° C
  • Tuesday: Sunny, 5° C