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Village Well, Greetham

Description: Village Well

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 February 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 186644

OS Grid Reference: SK9255714471
OS Grid Coordinates: 492557, 314471
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7200, -0.6311

Location: 11 Church Lane, Greetham, Rutland LE15 7NF

Locality: Greetham
County: Rutland
Country: England
Postcode: LE15 7NF

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Listing Text


SK 91 SW CHURCH LANE (West side)

Village Well


Former village well of mid C19. Ashlar. In Gothic style c3m high. Back
wall has shouldered coped gable with open trefoil within. Below is inscrip-
tion tablet with niche underneath. Within niche a small stone lion's
head. To either side of niche a miniature buttress and low convex walls
curving forward.Opening in centre. Base concreted C20. Inscription
reads 'All ye who hither come to drink/Rest not your thoughts below/Remember
Jacob's well and think/Whence "living waters" flow.'

Listing NGR: SK9255714471

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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