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VILLAGE WELL

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: VILLAGE WELL

List entry Number: 1073241

Location

VILLAGE WELL, OAKHAM ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Rutland

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Ashwell

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 21-Feb-1984

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 186592

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

ASHWELL

SK 81 SE OAKHAM ROAD (West side)

6/23 Village well

GV II

Village well of mid C19. Squared rubble stone with dressed stone coping. Small grotto-like covered niche with opening to front and convex curved walls either side. From these rises a straight wall with Gothic arch over opening and gabled top. Inscription above arch reads 'All ye who hither come to drink/Rest not your thoughts below/Look at that sacred sign and think/Whence living waters flow'. Small pool at base of niche within.

Listing NGR: SK8643713638

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National Grid Reference: SK 86437 13638

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