Hilltop Enclosure 100m North East of Castle Farm
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Late Bronze Age
Devon County Council
West Devon Borough Council
Torridge and West Devon
SN404404 (240398, 85494)
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A hilltop enclosure located on a high ridge above the confluence of the Rivers Wolf, Thrushel and Lyd. It commands a high and prominent location with wide local views. The monument survives as an oval enclosure marked by a rampart. It is aligned from north east to south west and its interior measures 86.6 metres long by 48.2 metres wide. The rampart measures from 5.9 metres up to 12 metres wide and is a maximum of 1.9 metres high. The outer ditch surrounding the rampart is evident on the eastern side where it is 6.8 metres wide and up to 0.3 metres deep; elsewhere it survives as a buried feature. Scheduled.
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