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We are the public body that helps people care for, enjoy and celebrate England's spectacular historic environment.

The Heritage List

Nearly 400,000 of the most important historic places in England are listed. The List includes buildings, battlefields, monuments, parks, gardens, shipwrecks and more. Listing makes sure their value is protected.

99% of people in England live within a mile of a listed place

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Aerial view of Bronze Age burial mound and prehistoric pit alignment

Hot Dry Summer Reveals Hidden Archaeological Sites in England

15 August 2018

Mysterious Neolithic ceremonial monuments, Iron Age settlements, square barrows and a Roman farm have been discovered by Historic England’s flying archaeologists.