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Latitude: 53.1973 / 53°11'50"N
Longitude: -4.1645 / 4°9'52"W
OS Eastings: 255503
OS Northings: 368873
OS Grid: SH555688
Mapcode National: GBR 5N.2GV9
Mapcode Global: WH547.0W5S
Entry Name: Gors y Brithdir Enclosed Hut Group & Ancient Fields
Scheduled Date: 17 July 1979
Source ID: 3610
Cadw Legacy ID: CN203
Schedule Class: Domestic
Category: Enclosed hut circle
Traditional County: Caernarfonshire
This site consists of a single round hut standing within a sub-rectangular enclosure. The remains are quite well preserved. The field system adjoins the site on the SW and is particularly well preserved in a belt of woodland occupying a steep slope. Field boundaries consist mostly of stone walls but include banks, and there are mounds of field clearance stones.
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 structures themselves 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.
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