Hill Ground Castle
SP 553-773 Northamptonshire England
Hill Ground Castle is a small 12th century earthwork motte and bailey fortress, founded during the Anarchy, in the reign of King Stephen. The motte is encased by a ditch and to the north are traces of a crescent shaped bailey. This siege-castle, stands on the high ground of Roundhill, to the west of Lilbourne Castle. 3 miles north-west is Churchover Castle.
Hill Ground Castle is located west of Lilbourne, off the A5. 3 miles north-east of Rugby, on the B5414.
The site is freely accessible in daylight hours.
Car parking is by the side of the road.
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