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How to Find us

From the East (England M4)

  • Take the M4 to the Severn Bridge
  • you will need 4.60 ready to cross the bridge in this direction - free on leaving Wales!
  • Continue along the M4 to Junction 24.
  • Turn right under the motorway taking the A449 to Monmouth and The Midlands.
  • Take the second exit off the A449 (approx 12-13 miles) marked Abergavenny.
  • Carry on the A40 for about 9 miles (dual carriageway)
  • At a large double roundabout outside Abergavenny.
  • Take the A465 to HEREFORD and continue for about 6 miles towards Hereford.
  • Pass 2 large signs on the left to Llanfihangel Crucorney and
  • Take the next turning to the right marked GROSMONT.
  • Follow this road for 6 miles until turning to the right marked "Grosmont and castle"
  • Right at T junction into village.
  • Continue down village street until you reach the shop on the right with turning opposite to castle on left.
  • (Look for "Grosmont and castle" sign on left opposite the shop)
  • Turn left up towards the castle then the gateway to Castle Acre is on the right


From the North (M5)

  • Take the M50 at the end turn left towards Ross
  • Straight over next roundabout.
  • At the next roundabout turn right for Hereford
  • Follow that road several miles, turn left for Abergavenny
  • Continue on this road until you get to Skenthrith
  • Through village 1 mile
  • Turn right to Grosmont up hill to village
  • Look for "Grosmont and castle" sign on right opposite the shop.
  • Turn up towards the castle and the gateway is the only one on the right

From Hereford

  • From Hereford take the A 465 Abergavenny road to Pontrilas.
  • Turn left into Pontrilas itself then right signposted to Kentchurch B4347.
  • After about a mile
  • turn right over the river Monnow
  • and follow the road to the village of Grosmont.
  • Look for "Grosmont and castle" sign on left opposite the shop.
  • Turn up towards the castle and the gateway is the only one on the right.