Pytingwyn Motte

Has been described as a Questionable Timber Castle (Motte)

There are no visible remains

NamePytingwyn Motte
Alternative Names
Historic CountryBrecknockshire
Modern AuthorityPowys
1974 AuthorityPowys
CommunityHonddu Isaf

Salter reports a vanished castle mound. No source given and no such feature is recorded in the Powys SMR. Possibly a confused reference.

Gatehouse Comments

This is one of three farms adjacent farms Pytingwyn, Pytindu and Pytinglas (Pytin white, black and green) probably part of one manor of a Poitevin knight of Bernard Newmarch (see Peytivins Castle for references)

- Philip Davis

Not scheduled

Not Listed

County Historic Environment Record
OS Map Grid ReferenceSO040314
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  • Salter, Mike, 2001, The Castles of Mid Wales (Malvern) p. 30