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Village Well, Ashwell

Description: Village Well

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 February 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 186592

OS Grid Reference: SK8643713638
OS Grid Coordinates: 486437, 313638
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7135, -0.7219

Location: 15 Langham Road, Ashwell, Rutland LE15 7LW

Locality: Ashwell
County: Rutland
Country: England
Postcode: LE15 7LW

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Listing Text


SK 81 SE OAKHAM ROAD (West side)

6/23 Village well


Village well of mid C19. Squared rubble stone with dressed stone coping.
Small grotto-like covered niche with opening to front and convex curved
walls either side. From these rises a straight wall with Gothic arch
over opening and gabled top. Inscription above arch reads 'All ye who
hither come to drink/Rest not your thoughts below/Look at that sacred
sign and think/Whence living waters flow'. Small pool at base of niche

Listing NGR: SK8643713638

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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