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Wellhead Set in Wall Fronting Oval Cottage and Cottage Adjoining to South West, Brompton Regis

Description: Wellhead Set in Wall Fronting Oval Cottage and Cottage Adjoining to South West

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 265611

OS Grid Reference: SS9508831494
OS Grid Coordinates: 295088, 131494
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0732, -3.4988

Location: Sanctuary Lane, Brompton Regis, Somerset TA22 9NN

Locality: Brompton Regis
Local Authority: West Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA22 9NN

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Listing Text


4/31 Wellhead set in wall fronting
- Oval Cottage and cottage
adjoining to south-west


Wellhead. Dated 1870. Random rubble local stone, dressed stone voussoirs, blue lias tablet. Semi-circular headed niche
to well head, rectangular tablet set above voussoirs. Tap set into niche with horse shoe shaped cover to well, random
rubble jambs, similar rubble stone flanking tablet inscribed: "Whosoever drinketh of this water shall thirst again. But
whosoever drinketh of the water that I shall give him shall not thirst; that the water that I shall give his shall be
in him a well of ----- bringing ----- Everlasting life. September 29 1870". (partly illegible). The tap and well are
functional and in good condition at time of survey (May 1985). Wall, random rubble local stone hit and miss coping,
fronting Oval Cottage and cottage adjoining (qv), 2 gateway openings.

Listing NGR: SS9508831494

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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