Brestov, castle (perished)

Place: Brestov, County: Prešov, Region: Prešov , Historic region: Saris

Brief description

Remains of a small perished castle, which was built probably in the second half of the 13th century and destroyed in the 14th century. It was discovered in 1975 by J. Macák.


On the hill Zámčisko, in location Pánsky les, circa 1 km east from Brestov.

3D hrady

Hrad Beckov

Kamenní strážcovia III

Malé Karpaty 1935


The castle was built at an area 20 x 8 m and rounded by a bulwark and a moat. On the SW side there was a level space 10 x 6 m, which was probably used for a bridge over the moat.


The castle was owned according to M. Slivka to Bodon family.


Polla, Belo: Hrady a kaštiele na východnom Slovensku
Východoslovenské vydavateľstvo. Košice. 1980