Description: The Lady's Well, Spring Head at 721 342
Date Listed: 22 June 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 169432
OS Grid Reference: TQ7213434149
OS Grid Coordinates: 572134, 134149
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0808, 0.4561
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GOUDHURST BEDGEBURY PARK
TQ 73 SW
9/82 'The Lady's Well',
spring head at 721 342
Spring head and memorial. C18 or early C19. Sandstone ashlar with heavy slate
roof. Paved surround to small square building, with 3 open arched sides, the
moulded and keyed arches on imposts carried across the piers. Gabled roof with
raised ridge. The spring rises up onto a platform within the building, and into a
semi-circular basin at its foot. Inscription in gable on attached plaque record-
ing the creation of the surrounding water garden in 1964 as memorial to Eileen
Bickerstaff, Headmistress of Bedgebury School.
Listing NGR: TQ7209234380
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Source: English Heritage
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