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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    Stuart Blything (2 years ago)
    Mary Rendle (2 years ago)
    Amazing garden and wonderful views of the castle
    Jan Uzzell (2 years ago)
    Beautiful old hall dating, in part, from 1300s. Landmark Trust has sympathetically furnished the property which also has a spiral staircase! As well as an amazing view of Pembroke Castle. Well worth a stay
    Paul Lee (3 years ago)
    This is a Landmark Trust place, right next to Pembroke castle with fantastic views. A lovely courtyard and large garden with superb views of the castle and church. We absolutely loved it here.
    Max M (4 years ago)
    Spooky but a great place to base yourself if driving around Pembrokeshire. The beds are comfy and there is a great hall where you can have a nice fire.
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