Earthwork defences of Countisbury Castle promontory fort (Wind Hill), Lynton and Lynmouth, North Devon - Exmoor (NP)

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Earthwork defences of Countisbury Castle promontory fort
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1020807
  • Local Planning Authority: Exmoor (NP)
  • Site Type: Defence > Hillfort

Location

  • County: Devon
  • District / Borough: North Devon
  • Parish: Lynton and Lynmouth
  • National Park: Exmoor (NP)
  • Parliamentary Constituency: North Devon
  • Region: South West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Archaeology
  • Condition: Generally satisfactory but with minor localised problems
  • Principal Vunerability: Plant growth
  • Trend: Declining
  • Ownership: Charity (heritage)

Contact Details

Charlotte Russell 01271 831505

Next steps

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