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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.


List entry Number: 1101875



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

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Anstey

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 13-Dec-1984

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 160236

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TL 4033 ANSTEY THE KNOLL (West side)

6/15 Wellhead and Shelter


Wellhead and shelter. Early C19. Cast iron wellhead, timber shelter and octagonal pointed slate roof with finial. A large openwork cast iron wellhead on an island at crossroads with an octagonal shelter on 8 square oak posts thickened by spurs at the base. Well capped by raised octagonal concrete slab. Large flywheel on S side with mounting for handle on one of its four serpentine spokes. Trestle of 3 stages constructed of 2 parallel castings spaced apart. Small gear on spindle from flywheel drives large gear mounted on top spindle with a flanged winding wheel at its centre. Lower spindle bracketed out at N with square key for unknown purpose. Large cast iron trough on N side. A picturesque village feature of special social and technological interest.

Listing NGR: TL4063433203

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National Grid Reference: TL 40634 33203


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