Prestonbury Castle (hillfort), Drewsteignton, West Devon - Dartmoor (NP)

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Prestonbury Castle (hillfort)
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1003861
  • Local Planning Authority: Dartmoor (NP)
  • Site Type: Defence > Hillfort


  • County: Devon
  • District / Borough: West Devon
  • Parish: Drewsteignton
  • National Park: Dartmoor (NP)
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Central Devon
  • Region: South West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Archaeology
  • Condition: Generally satisfactory but with significant localised problems
  • Principal Vunerability: Animal burrowing - moderate
  • Trend: Declining
  • Ownership: Private

Contact Details

Andy Crabb 01626 832093

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England