Lympne Castle

Lympne Castle in 2011.

Lympne Castle is a medieval castle located in the village of Lympne, Kent, above Romney Marsh.

Modern usageEdit

Today, it is used primarily as a venue for corporate events and weddings. It is generally not open to the public.

The castle has been awarded No. 1 Best Wedding Venue in Kent in 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018 by Kent County Council. Under the present Estate manager Rod Aspinall since 2008

In September 1978, Paul McCartney's Wings recorded sessions at the Lympne Castle for their 1979 album Back to the Egg. [1]

In 2012-13 the band British Sea Power composed the soundtrack to the BFI/BBC documentary film From the Sea to the Land Beyond at the castle.


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Lympne Castle as it appeared ca. 1830. Extensive renovations and additions were carried out subsequent to the making of this view

Coordinates: 51°4′19.98″N 1°1′25.04″E / 51.0722167°N 1.0236222°E / 51.0722167; 1.0236222