Windmill Tump Long Barrow, Rodmarton

General View of Windmill Tump

Free Entry

Open any reasonable time during daylight hours


Oathill Lane, Rodmarton, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, GL7 6PU

Before You Go

A Neolithic chambered tomb with an enigmatic 'false entrance'.

Managed by Gloucestershire County Council.

Read more about the history of Windmill Tump.

Before You Go

Parking: Free parking is available in a layby in Oathill Lane.

How to Find It: From the crossroads in the centre of Rodmarton, follow the sign for Hazelton. Park in the layby approximately half a mile along Oathill Lane. To reach the barrow from the layby, look for the signpost and walk 250 metres along the field edge.

Access: The walk from the layby can be muddy in wet weather.

Facilities: Facilities and shops can be found nearby in Kemble.

Dogs: Assistance dogs only.

Please be aware: English Heritage does not permit drone flying from or over sites in our care, except by contractors or partners undertaking flights for a specific purpose, who satisfy stringent CAA criteria, have the correct insurances and permissions, and are operating under controlled conditions.

Plan a Great Day Out

Windmill Hill Tump is one of four Gloucestershire long barrows in the care of English Heritage which make up a circular tour. Nympsfield Long Barrow, Uley Long Barrow and Belas Knap are all fine examples of Gloucestershire's Neolithic history.


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