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Spring 100 Metres North of Cranbury House, Hursley

Description: Spring 100 Metres North of Cranbury House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 145844

OS Grid Reference: SU4461223355
OS Grid Coordinates: 444612, 123355
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0079, -1.3655

Location: Hursley, Hampshire SO21 2HN

Locality: Hursley
Local Authority: Winchester City Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SO21 2HN

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Listing Text


7/29 Spring 100 m N of
Cranbury House


Spring in vaulted chamber. Early C19. Vaulted chamber of coral, flint and
squared stone. Semicircular plan with flat front containing open arch, with
vault over. 3 round-headed reveals of rustic stonework. In that opposite
arch 2 tablets: "Written by WORDSWORTH on visiting this spring" and "Gentle
Reader view in me, An emblem of true Charity, Whe' while my Bounty I bestow,
Am neither heard nor seen to flow, For ev'ry Drop of Water Giv'n, Repaid by
fresh supplies from Heav'n".

Listing NGR: SU4474222715

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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