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We are the public body that helps people care for, enjoy and celebrate England's spectacular historic environment.

The List

Nearly 400,000 of the most important historic places in England are listed. The List includes buildings, battlefields, monuments, parks, gardens, shipwrecks and more. Listing makes sure their value is protected.

99% of people in England live within a mile of a listed place

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Aerial view of Lenham Cross War Memorial, a huge, 60 metre long chalk cross, isolated on the south facing slopes of the North Downs

More Than 2,500 Poignant War Memorials Listed During Four Year Project to Commemorate First World War Centenary

22 October 2018

Through the First World War Memorials programme, 2,645 First World War memorials have been listed, more than doubling the amount previously listed.