Somerset's Scheduled Ancient Monuments
Somerset has a wealth of 'Scheduled Ancient Monuments' from both recorded and prehistory, all of which are easily accessed from the Ashwick area. The following list comprises Somerset's scheduled ancient monuments, click on the link for more information and/or photographs. This is an ongoing project, so please visit again to see any updates or corrections.
Note: Listed Building Grade 1 and Grade II are not included at present unless they are linked to an ancient monument. Listed buildings in Ashwick Parish are now included under the history pages: Listed Buildings in Ashwick
Photographs and images.
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However for a comprehensive list and images of all 670+ of Somerset's Ancient Monuments, please see https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scheduled_Monuments_in_Somerset, created by Rod Ward. Rod is also looking for images for quite a few of the sites, so please help if you can to complete this work of our Somerset Heritage.
Charterhouse Roman Town Charterhouse Roman Town
Charterhouse, Somerset Charterhouse
Cleeve Abbey Cleeve Abbey also see: http://www.kilpin.org.uk/index.php/EnglishHeritage/CleeveAbbey
Nunney Castle Nunney Castle
Sir Bevil Grenville's Monument Sir Bevil Grenville's Monument
Small Down Knoll Small Down Knoll
Stanton Drew stone circles Stanton Drew stone circles
Steep Holm Steep Holm
Stoke sub Hamdon Priory Stoke sub Hamdon Priory
Stoney Littleton Long Barrow Stoney Littleton Long Barrow
Shepton Mallett Market Cross Shepton Mallet Market Cross
Wansdyke (earthwork) Wansdyke (earthwork)
Witham Charterhouse Witham Charterhouse
Worlebury Camp Worlebury Camp
Yarn Market, Dunster The Yarn Market, Dunster