Keys to the Past

Settlement on Ewe Hill (Cheviotside)

Medieval farmstead remains on Ewe Hill.
Photo by Harry Rowland.
Medieval farmstead remains on Ewe Hill. Photo by Harry Rowland.

These are the earthwork remains of a medieval farmhouse and two yards. The foundations of the building are divided into three rooms. The original entrance was probably in the southern wall. This is a Scheduled Monument protected by law.

Reference number:N3071
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Legal status:Scheduled Ancient Monument

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See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Cheviotside
Local History of Cheviotside


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