The castle is thought to be of early Norman origin, but little is known of its history. The earthworks, situated on a hill above the village, are very visible but nothing of the stonework is above ground.
The site is in private ownership and not open to the public.
- ↑ Historic England. "Monument No. 325283". PastScape. http://www.pastscape.org.uk/hob.aspx?hob_id=325283
- Bytham Castle
- Fry, Plantagenet Somerset, The David & Charles Book of Castles, David & Charles, 1980. ISBN 0-7153-7976-3
- Wild, Rev. John (1871). The History of Castle Bytham: Its Ancient Fortress and Manor, Its Feudal Lords, Vaudy Abbey, Etc.. Henry Johnson. http://books.google.co.uk/books/about/The_history_of_Castle_Bytham.html?id=IlgQAAAAYAAJ. Retrieved 10 September 2013.
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