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HER Number:MDV6143
Name:HUT CIRCLE in the Parish of Gidleigh


Vis=2/3/1971 (ancient monuments) hut circles on buttern hill. One of 11.


Grid Reference:SX 655 891
Map Sheet:SX68NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishGidleigh
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishGIDLEIGH

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX68NE/28
  • Old SAM County Ref: 881K
  • Old SAM Ref: 34479

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, Untitled Source (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV24.

Vis=30/7/1984 (os). One of thirteen identifiable hut circles, with an associated field system lying on the east side of buttern hill between 1100 and 1300 ft. Condition of the huts is generally good. Entrances where discernible occur on the south and south east sides. See sx68ne/18 for full details of huts and associated field system (os).

Ancient Monuments, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV273503.

Vis=2/3/1971 (ancient monuments) hut circles on buttern hill. One of 11.

RCHM APP 1985, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV273505.

Hut circle visible with a small yard around it, which is attached to a field wall (rchm app 1985).

AM, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV273508.

Part of a coaxial field system, prehistoric settlements and cairns on 'buttern hill'. The monument also includes a length of the 'bradford leat' (am).

Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV273509.

Aph=raf cpe/uk 2082/4385(19/5/1947).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV273510.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV273511.

Des=ancient monuments/(21/1/2004)/as above.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV24Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.
SDV273503Report - Survey: Ancient Monuments.
SDV273505Migrated Record: RCHM APP 1985.
SDV273508Migrated Record: AM.
SDV273509Aerial Photograph:
SDV273510Migrated Record:
SDV273511Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Nov 16 2015 10:06AM