Medieval estate boundary earthwork on Shute Shelve Hill, Axbridge / Winscombe and Sandford - Sedgemoor

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Medieval estate boundary earthwork on Shute Shelve Hill
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1015495
  • Local Planning Authority: Sedgemoor
  • Site Type: Barrier


  • County: Somerset
  • Unitary Authority: North Somerset (UA)
  • District / Borough: Sedgemoor
  • Parish: Axbridge / Winscombe and Sandford
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Wells / Weston-Super-Mare
  • Region: South West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Archaeology
  • Condition: Generally satisfactory but with minor localised problems
  • Principal Vunerability: Scrub/tree 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