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Robin Hood's Well, Burghwallis

Description: Robin Hood's Well

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 June 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 334935

OS Grid Reference: SE5190711749
OS Grid Coordinates: 451907, 411749
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5997, -1.2171

Location: Robin Hoods Well, Hampole, Doncaster DN6 8LS

Locality: Burghwallis
County: Doncaster
Country: England
Postcode: DN6 8LS

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Listing Text

SE 51 SW (east side)

3/71 Robin Hood's Well
- II
Ornamental well cover. c.1710, resited C20. By Sir John Vanbrugh for the
Earl of Carlisle. Ashlar magnesian limestone on C20 concrete base. Square,
single-celled construction with arches on 3 sides; rusticated. Impost band
to round arches with pendant keystones; projecting band over surmounted by 2
stepped blocking courses. Arched niche within.

D. Hey, 'Buildings of Britain 1550-1750. Yorkshire', 1981, p140/142.
H. Colvin. A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 2nd
edition 1978 p 853

Listing NGR: SE5190711749

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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