Castle Hill, Shaftesbury - North Dorset

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Medieval fortified house at Castle Hill
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1002724
  • Local Planning Authority: North Dorset
  • Site Type: Domestic > Fortified house


  • County: Dorset
  • District / Borough: North Dorset
  • Parish: Shaftesbury
  • Parliamentary Constituency: North Dorset
  • Region: South West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Archaeology
  • Condition: Generally unsatisfactory with major localised problems
  • Principal Vunerability: Scrub/tree growth
  • Trend: Declining
  • Ownership: Local authority

Contact Details

Nick Croxson 07795 665645

Next steps

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