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​A discovery for everyone...

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Learn about Northamptonshire's rich and varied history.

 

Visit

Explore our map by theme or search by place to find heritage sites to visit in Northamptonshire.

1. Enter your postcode or find a parish on the drop down list and click ‘GO’.

2. Click the gold button above ‘Select Layers’ and tick the boxes you want to display.

 

Select Layers

Airfields
Airfield Airfield
Ancient Woodland
Ancient Replanted Woodland Ancient Replanted Woodland
Ancient and Semi-Natural Woodland Ancient and Semi-Natural Woodland
Canals
Canal Canal
Castles
Castle Castle
Conservation Area
Conservation Areas designated for their historic, architectural and/or landscape character.
Conservation Area Conservation Area
Country Houses
Country House Country House
Crime and Punishment
Crime and Punishment Crime and Punishment
Historic Bridges
Historic Bridges Historic Bridges
Historic Environment Asset
Possible extent of archaeological monuments and historic landscapes surviving as manageable features, as recorded on NCC's Historic Environment Record (HER); the 'MNN' prefixed number should be quoted when making enquiries. NB. AN ABSENCE OF ASSET MAPPING DOES NOT INFER AN ABSENCE OF ARCHAEOLOGY.
Historic Environment Asset Historic Environment Asset
Historic Landscape Character Assessment
Historic Landscape Character Assessment Historic Landscape Character Assessment
Listed Building
Historic buildings listed by The Department of Culture, Media and Sport. No definitive maps so many polygons are constructed using the listing description, address etc. Polygon shading reflects the listing grade.
Grade I Grade I
Grade II* Grade II*
Grade II Grade II
Grade II Grade II
Museums
Museum Museum
Railway Station
Station Station
Registered Historic Battlefield
Designation draws on available evidence for momentous events which took place on surviving battlefields. Mapping is intended to show the boundary of the main battle area as justified by this evidence, excluding parts intensively built upon.
Battlefield Battlefield
Register Of Parks & Gardens of Special Historic Interest
Mapping of historic layout retaining sufficient historical integrity to make it of registerable quality, including sub-components such as buildings. Views beyond the designated area are also a material planning consideration.
Grade I Grade I
Grade II* Grade II*
Grade II Grade II
Scheduled Monument
Areas around archaeological monuments which have been assessed as of national importance, and protected in law as Scheduled Ancient Monuments. SOURCE: 1:10,000 OS-based maps supplied by English Heritage with individual schedulings.
Scheduled Monument Scheduled Monument
De-Scheduled Monument De-Scheduled Monument

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