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Village Well

A Grade II Listed Building in Greetham, Rutland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.72 / 52°43'11"N

Longitude: -0.6311 / 0°37'51"W

OS Eastings: 492557

OS Northings: 314471

OS Grid: SK925144

Mapcode National: GBR DSG.H83

Mapcode Global: WHGLG.8WQN

Entry Name: Village Well

Listing Date: 21 February 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1073219

English Heritage Legacy ID: 186644

Location: Greetham, Rutland, LE15

County: Rutland

Civil Parish: Greetham

Built-Up Area: Greetham

Traditional County: Rutland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Rutland

Church of England Parish: Greetham St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

GREETHAM

SK 91 SW CHURCH LANE (West side)

7/74
Village Well

GV II

Former village well of mid C19. Ashlar. In Gothic style c3m high. Back
wall has shouldered coped gable with open trefoil within. Below is inscrip-
tion tablet with niche underneath. Within niche a small stone lion's
head. To either side of niche a miniature buttress and low convex walls
curving forward. Opening in centre. Base concreted C20. Inscription
reads 'All ye who hither come to drink/Rest not your thoughts below/Remember
Jacob's well and think/Whence "living waters" flow.'


Listing NGR: SK9255714471

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