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HER Number:MDV51431
Name:Hut circle within enclosure north-west of Little Links Tor


Hut circle within enclosure north-west of Little Links Tor, approximately 5.0 meters south of the northern wall of the enclosure.


Grid Reference:SX 541 875
Map Sheet:SX58NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishLands common to the Parishes of Bridestowe and Sourton
DistrictWest Devon

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX58NW/147/1/1
  • Old SAM Ref: 22333

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HUT CIRCLE (Bronze Age - 2200 BC to 701 BC (Between))

Full description

Gerrard, S., 1993, Untitled Source, 130930 (Un-published). SDV246040.

Site visited 21/4/1993. Hut circle within an enclosure. Lies 5.0 meters south of the northern wall of the enclosure. Terraced into hillslope. Simple plan and single orthostat walling type. Interior measures 4.2 meters in diameter and is defined by a 1.0 meter wide wall standing up to 0.4 meters high. Other details: 130930.

English Heritage, 2011, National Heritage List for England (National Heritage List for England). SDV347072.

This monument includes an enclosure, two stone hut circles and an alignment of upright stones situated on a gentle west-facing slope overlooking the River Lyd. The interior of the enclosure measures 30 meters north to south by 31 meters east to west and is defined by a rubble wall up to 1.8 meters wide and 0.8 meters high. This stone hut circle lies within the northern part of the enclosure, whilst the other (PRN 51432) is attached to a length of boundary wall leading east-north-east from the enclosure. Both huts are composed of circular stone and earth walls, 1.1 meters wide and 0.4 meters high surrounding an internal area measuring 4.2 meters in diameter. (Description 1994). Other details: SAM UID; 22333.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV246040Un-published: Gerrard, S.. 1993. Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset.. Unknown. 130930.
SDV347072National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2011. National Heritage List for England. Website.

Associated Monuments

MDV51433Related to: Enclosure 710 meters north-west of Little Links Tor (Monument)
MDV51432Related to: Hut circle with enclosure north-west of Little Links Tor (Monument)
MDV51434Related to: Stone alignment near enclosure north-west of Little Links Tor (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Nov 10 2015 3:21PM