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Anne Boleyns or Bullens Well, Sutton

Description: Anne Boleyns or Bullens Well

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 March 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 206691

OS Grid Reference: TQ2794464493
OS Grid Coordinates: 527944, 164493
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3651, -0.1635

Location: 21 Church Hill, Sutton, Greater London SM5 3NX

Locality: Sutton
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SM5 3NX

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Listing Text

Anne Boleyn's or
Bullen's Well
TQ 2764 SE 20/30
According to one tradition, Anne Boleyn's horse in prancing caused a spring to
rise in this place. According to another tradition, "Boleyn" may be a corruption
of "Bolonia", the name of a family who were lords of the manor in medieval times.
Circular well head of stock brick enclosed by iron railings. Well head now blocked
up and planted with shrubs.

Anne Boleyn's Well, Madeley Cottage and railings and St Mary's form a group with
road bridge, Leoni bridge, culvert and retaining walls to Carshalton Ponds,
No 1 High Street, entrance gates to the Grove, Honeywood Lodge, wall and gatehouse,
Honeywood Walk, Greyhound Inn, wall to east of Greyhound Inn, Church of All Saints,
north churchyard wall and Nos 6 and 12 High Street.

Listing NGR: TQ2794464493

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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