Dewlish Villa

Roman Villa

Excavations at Dewlish Villa

… preliminary excavation in the grounds of Dewlish House [in 1969], 1.2km (¾ mile) south-west of the village, relocated the dwelling-house in which a mozaic pavement was found c.1740; a room with plain tessellated floor and a corridor with a geometric design were found to be in good order.” (Britannia, 1970) … further trial trenching in the grounds of Dewlish House [in 1970] has established that the dwelling-house, associated yards and outbuildings covered c. 0,7 ha.” (Britannia, 1971)

References for Dewlish Villa

Britannia i 1970 p.298; .Britannia ii (1971) p.279

Map References for Dewlish Villa

NGRef: SY768972 OSMap: LR194

Roman Roads near Dewlish Villa

None identified