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Village Well, Lockton

Description: Village Well

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 329682

OS Grid Reference: SE8423489966
OS Grid Coordinates: 484234, 489966
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2984, -0.7072

Location: Mill Bank Road, Lockton, North Yorkshire YO18 7PY

Locality: Lockton
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO18 7PY

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Listing Text

SE 88 NW
(south side)
6/64 Village Well
Village well. Early C19. Limestone rubble walls and cast iron railings and
gate. Raised square enclosure formed by the wall of the carriage arch to
Ivy Cottage (qv) to east, attached wall to south, wall of garage (not of
special interest) to west and railings on a stone plinth to the north.
Entrance to left has urn finials to gateposts. The railings and gate have
spear finials. Inscription reset in wall to east reads: "This well was
founded in 1697 at the charges of: Robert Merrey: Iohn Robinson: Edward
Thornhill: Robart Richinson: Robart Harrisson: James Wamsley: William Pond."

Listing NGR: SE8423489966

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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