We protect, champion and save places that define who we are

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

Explore the Listed Building Map

The map search is the easiest way to find places near you that are protected by listing.

Buildings You Love

This February, celebrate the buildings you love: old and new, iconic and hidden gems. Join the well-known personalities below and tell us: what building can’t you live without? #BuildingsYouLove

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.


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Witches’ Marks Discovery ‘Largest in Britain’

15 February 2019

The biggest concentration of protective marks ever found in British caves has been discovered at Creswell Crags in the East Midlands.