Ancient Monuments

History on the Ground

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

Cae'r Odyn Unenclosed Hut

A Scheduled Monument in Llanwnda, Gwynedd

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: 53.0909 / 53°5'27"N

Longitude: -4.2451 / 4°14'42"W

OS Eastings: 249748

OS Northings: 357208

OS Grid: SH497572

Mapcode National: GBR 5K.9787

Mapcode Global: WH43M.RKPT

Entry Name: Cae'r Odyn Unenclosed Hut

Scheduled Date: 20 November 1985

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 4365

Cadw Legacy ID: CN206

Schedule Class: Domestic

Category: Unenclosed hut circle

Period: Prehistoric

County: Gwynedd

Community: Llanwnda

Traditional County: Caernarfonshire


The monument is made up of a Round hut, 7.6m in diameter. Hut wall is c1.5m thick, and is lined externally with massive slabs. Position of the entrance is uncertain. There are traces of terraces nearby.

The monument is of national importance for its potential to enhance our knowledge of prehistoric settlement. It retains significant archaeological potential, with a strong probability of the presence of associated archaeological features and deposits. The structure itself may be expected to contain archaeological information concerning chronology and building techniques.

The scheduled area comprises the remains described and areas around them within which related evidence may be expected to survive.

Source: Cadw

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.