Monkton Old Hall

Pembroke, United Kingdom

Monkton Old Hall is a Grade I listed building in Pembroke. While the chimney is of Norman architecture, the rest of the building dates from the 14th century and it underwent restorations in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

The building was originally a guesthouse for Monkton Priory, located nearby. The current building mostly dates from the 14th century, but the chimney is of earlier construction in the Norman architectural style. After the dissolution of the Monasteries, the building was split up into multiple tenements. J.R. Cobb began a restoration in 1879, as it had been reduced to a ruin consisting of an empty shell. These renovations included the addition of the present roof.

Further modifications took place post-1933, with the addition of leaded windows.

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Founded: 14th century
Category: Miscellaneous historic sites in United Kingdom

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Laura Davies (5 months ago)
Beautiful house, lots of room for everyone. Weather was unseasonably warm for December, so we didn't get to use the fireplace. It's worth knowing that you need to buy your own wood, firelighters, and matches too. Beds are very comfortable. Feather duvets and pillows are gorgeous. Fantastic views of pembroke castle too.
Sue Miller (9 months ago)
Stayed from Mon to Fri. Amazing view of Pembroke castle. Table tennis in the undercroft on a rainy day. Wonderful
John Davenport (3 years ago)
Good walk plenty to see
Stuart Blything (5 years ago)
Great
Mary Rendle (5 years ago)
Amazing garden and wonderful views of the castle
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