The keep of Crupet Castle was built in the 13th century and originally consisted of a square tower surrounded by a moat. The entrance was probably protected by a drawbridge and portcullis. In the 16th century, the keep was converted to a manor house. A corner tower was added, the windows were enlarged, and the timber top floor and roof were built. The drawbridge was probably also replaced at this time. The keep is not open for visits, but is highly visible from the surrounding roads.

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Rue Basse 27, Crupet, Belgium
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Founded: 13th century
Category: Castles and fortifications in Belgium

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judith laloux (20 months ago)
Beau site à visiter
jose even (2 years ago)
Je recommande vivement
stefaan plancke (2 years ago)
Je bent er warm onthaald. En veel details worden gegeven
JFD Dufour (3 years ago)
Lovely area to visit. Lots in investment going on, but already looks worth it.
Heather Luikart (3 years ago)
Currently under construction (April 6th, 2017). Looks like it will be lovely when completed!
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