Ancient Monuments

History on the Ground

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Pyat Knowe,enclosure 150m north of

A Scheduled Monument in Hawick and Hermitage, Scottish Borders

We don't have any photos of this monument yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

If Google Street View is available, the image is from the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the monument. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.


Latitude: 55.3389 / 55°20'20"N

Longitude: -2.8187 / 2°49'7"W

OS Eastings: 348165

OS Northings: 605291

OS Grid: NT481052

Mapcode National: GBR 86RP.KY

Mapcode Global: WH7Y0.N2YF

Entry Name: Pyat Knowe,enclosure 150m N of

Scheduled Date: 14 August 1974

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM79

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Prehistoric domestic and defensive: enclosure (domestic or defensive)

Location: Cavers

County: Scottish Borders

Electoral Ward: Hawick and Hermitage

Traditional County: Roxburghshire


Mid 19th century 2-storey 3-bay villa, plain, but for

massive central porch which is painted ashlar and has

inset pilasters and deep cornice. Built otherwise of

snecked rubble with unmargined chamfered/stop-chamfered

window openings, modern glazing, blocked deep eaves, end

stacks, piended slate roof. Recessed low wing to left has

modern tile roof and massive addition to rear.

Gatepiers reduced in height, caps now set a little above

pier bases, single unaltered pier at S; railings removed

from low boundary.

Source: Historic Environment Scotland


No Bibliography entries for this designation

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Other nearby scheduled monuments is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact for any queries related to any individual ancient or schedued monument, planning permission related to scheduled monuments or the scheduling process itself. is a Good Stuff website.