Windsor Castle grounds cover 52,609 square metres (13.000 acres) and combines the features of a fortification, a palace, and a small town. The present-day castle was created during a sequence of phased building projects, culminating in the reconstruction work after a fire in 1992.
On 20 November 1992, a fire broke out in Windsor Castle, the largest inhabited castle in the world and one of the official residences of Queen Elizabeth II.The castle suffered extensive damage and was fully repaired within the next few years at a cost of £36.5 million, in a project led by the conservation architects Donald Insall Associates.
O Castelo de Windsor ocupa um enorme terreno de mais de cinco hectares e combina as características de fortificação, palácio e cidade pequena.  O castelo de hoje foi criado durante uma sequência de projetos de construção, culminando em um trabalho de reconstrução depois do incêndio de 1992.