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

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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.

Abbey Barn, Yeovil                                 Abbey Barn
Abbot's Fish House, Meare                    The Abbot's Fish House, Meare 

Barlynch Priory                                       Barlynch Priory
Brean Down                                           Brean Down
Burrow Mump                                         Burrow Mump   
Bury Castle, Somerset                           Bury Castle

Charterhouse Roman Town                   Charterhouse Roman Town     
Charterhouse, Somerset                       Charterhouse
Cleeve Abbey                                      Cleeve Abbey    also see: http://www.kilpin.org.uk/index.php/EnglishHeritage/CleeveAbbey

Dunster Dovecote                                  Dunster Dovecot 
Tithe Barn, Doulting                               Doulting Tithe Barn

Fairy Toot                                               The Fairy Toot
Farleigh Hungerford Castle                     Farleigh Hungerford Castle

Gallox Bridge, Dunster                            Gallox Bridge
Glastonbury Tor                                      Glastonbury Tor

Ham Hill, nr Yeovil                                    Ham Hill
Hinton Priory                                           Hinton Priory

Kenwalch's Castle                                  Kenwalch's Castle      
Keynsham Abbey                                    Keynsham Abbey 
Kilve Chantry                                          Kilve Chantry      

Maesbury Fort                                         Maesbury Castle
Montacute House                                    Montacute House
Montacute Priory                                     Montacute Priory

Nunney Castle                                         Nunney Castle

Pen Hill                                                    Pen Hill
Plainsfield Camp                                      Plainsfield Camp
Priddy Circles                                           Priddy Circles
Prior Park Landscape Garden                  Prior Park Landscape Garden    

RAF Culmhead                                         RAF Culmhead
Roman Baths (Bath)                                Roman Baths - Bath
Ruborough Camp                                    Ruborough Camp  

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