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Well Head, Leadenham

Description: Well Head

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 192450

OS Grid Reference: SK9511252072
OS Grid Coordinates: 495112, 352072
Latitude/Longitude: 53.0574, -0.5823

Locality: Leadenham
Local Authority: North Kesteven District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: LN5 0QA

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Listing Text

SK 95 SE (east side)

4/12 Well Head


- II

Drinking fountain. 1867. Ashlar with a diamond patterned slate roof.
Octagonal in plan, standing on a 2-step raised octagonal platform. At each
corner a column of pink ashlar, with base and capital supporting 8 flattened
arches with staff moulds, and above a cornice. The frieze contains an
inscription in Gothic lettering 'In memory of John and Susan Reeve ...., 1867'.
The roof is octagonal with lead ridge ribs, topped by an ornate iron cross.
Under this canopy is an iron and ashlar pump with a pyramidal top and octago-
nal basin.

Listing NGR: SK9511252072

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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