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WARK CASTLE

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Remains of a motte and bailey castle at Moat (or Mote) Hill built on the site of a moot. A manor house was later built on the site but only a doorway now survives, incorporated into a small outbuilding and inscribed with the date 1676. A pele tower is mentioned in documents of 1399 and 1415 but no trace of such a structure survives. The site is now occupied by farm buildings.

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