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Well House Circa 20 Metres South of Fyndoune Mews, Witton Gilbert

Description: Well House Circa 20 Metres South of Fyndoune Mews

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 110040

OS Grid Reference: NZ2453845892
OS Grid Coordinates: 424538, 545892
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8073, -1.6198

Location: B6532, Witton Gilbert, Durham DH1 5RJ

Locality: Witton Gilbert
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH1 5RJ

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Listing Text

NZ 24 NW
(West side)
1/49 Well House circa
20 metres south
of Fyndoune Mews

Well house. Probably early C20, incorporating earlier well. Timber frame with
rendered nogging on ashlar plinth; pantiled roof with decorative ridge tiles.
One storey, one bay. Central door with diagonal boarding in 2 lower panels
and open latticework in upper half, flanked by square panels with diagonal
bracing. Diagonal boarding over door under projecting gable with bargeboards.
Roof has spiral terra-cotta finials. Returns have square panelling with
diagonal bracing in upper panels.
Interior shows fluted cast-iron pump; owner reports brick-lined yell now
Included for group value.

Listing NGR: NZ2453845892

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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