Group of barrows near Big Wood, Winterbourne Steepleton / Winterbourne Abbas - West Dorset

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Group of barrows near Big Wood
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1002696
  • Local Planning Authority: West Dorset
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Barrow


  • County: Dorset
  • District / Borough: West Dorset
  • Parish: Winterbourne Steepleton / Winterbourne Abbas
  • Parliamentary Constituency: West Dorset
  • Region: South West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Archaeology
  • Condition: Generally unsatisfactory with major localised problems
  • Principal Vunerability: Scrub/tree growth
  • Trend: Declining
  • Ownership: Private
  • Designation: Scheduled Monument, part in RPG grade II