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St Cuthberts Well, Durham

Description: St Cuthberts Well

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 110077

OS Grid Reference: NZ2727642217
OS Grid Coordinates: 427276, 542217
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7741, -1.5775

Location: 1 Duncow Lane, Durham DH1 4QP

Locality: Durham
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH1 4QP

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Listing Text

NZ 2742 SW (Left bank of River Wear)

14/29 St. Cuthbert's Well


Well. Dated 1690. Coursed squared sandstone with ashlar dressings. Retaining
wall, with side walls breaking forward, has flat stone coping. Segmental arch
on alternate-block jambs; water pipe in rendered back panel; stone flag basin.
Inscribed stone above arch FONS (?) S:s CUTHBERT 1690.

Stone platform in front of well and side steps below platform.

Listing NGR: NZ2727442217

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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