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Wellhead on Great Terrace, Westwood

Description: Wellhead on Great Terrace

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 314681

OS Grid Reference: ST8006058960
OS Grid Coordinates: 380060, 158960
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3294, -2.2876

Location: 19 Iford Lane, Freshford, Bath and North East Somerset BA15 2BA

Locality: Westwood
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA15 2BA

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Listing Text

(north side)

6/233 Wellhead on Great Terrace


Wellhead at west end of terrace. Sixth century Byzantine capital
from near Ravenna, reused by Peto as mock wellhead and set here
c1907, well bucket suspended on spiral fluted Corinthian Roman
column surmounted by French stone lion. One of several sculptural
features on Great Terrace, brought here by Peto.
(E. Cartwright-Hignett, The Gardens at Iford Manor, 1985;
illustrated in Country Life, September 28th 1907)

Listing NGR: ST8006058960

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Source: English Heritage

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