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HER Number:MDV5301
Name:Hut circle south of the settlement at the Avon Dam Reservoir


Hut circle s of enclosed hut group s of the river avon. Recorded (rchm app 1985).


Grid Reference:SX 669 654
Map Sheet:SX66NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishSouth Brent
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishSOUTH BRENT

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Earthwork and walling remains of a Bronze Age hut circle settlement and attached reave west of the Avon Dam Reservoir, comprising at least two adjoining enclosures with internal hut circles and two huts outside the central enclosures

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX66NE/83
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

RCHM APP 1985, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV173646.

Hut circle s of enclosed hut group s of the river avon. Recorded (rchm app 1985).

Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV173647.

Aph=nmr sx6765/1.

Ordnance Survey, 2013, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV350786.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV173646Migrated Record: RCHM APP 1985.
SDV173647Aerial Photograph:
SDV350786Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2013. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #94530 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV5172Related to: Hut circle settlement at the north-western end of the Avon Dam reservoir (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Nov 16 2015 10:08AM