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BUTTER WELL CIRCA 13 METRES SOUTH EAST OF SUNBEAM COTTAGE

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: BUTTER WELL CIRCA 13 METRES SOUTH EAST OF SUNBEAM COTTAGE

List entry Number: 1108138

Location

BUTTER WELL CIRCA 13 METRES SOUTH EAST OF SUNBEAM COTTAGE

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

County: Devon

District: South Hams

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Buckland-Tout-Saints

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 28-Jul-1989

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 99500

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

BUCKLAND-TOUT-SAINTS LEDSTONE SX 74 NW 5/58 Butter Well c. 13 metres south-east of Sunbeam Cottage II Butter well set in to boundary wall to road. Probably C19. Rubble and dressed stone. Deep square recess into bank flanked by drystone retaining wall which continues c. 12 m to left to return gateway to Ledstone Farm, and c. 4 m to right to change in wall structure from horizontal to vertical bedding. An opening c. 800 mm wide and 1.6 m high run back square to depth of c. 2.25 m, into bank and over spring water source which flows continuously through square trough formed in flat stone slabs with one bridging slab towards back; front slab set vertically, has saddle-shaped recess. Opening is roofed with flat stone slabs. An outlet, to left, gives to an overflow which is roofed by a series of flat slabs against the drystone wall. The whole set under grassed surface, unusually well preserved.

Listing NGR: SX7475546453

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National Grid Reference: SX 74755 46453

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