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Latitude: 52.7135 / 52°42'48"N
Longitude: -0.7219 / 0°43'18"W
OS Eastings: 486437
OS Northings: 313638
OS Grid: SK864136
Mapcode National: GBR CR0.Y0J
Mapcode Global: WHFKG.W2D2
Entry Name: Village Well
Listing Date: 21 February 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1073241
English Heritage Legacy ID: 186592
Location: Ashwell, Rutland, LE15
Civil Parish: Ashwell
Traditional County: Rutland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Rutland
Church of England Parish: Ashwell St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
SK 81 SE OAKHAM ROAD (West side)
6/23 Village well
Village well of mid C19. Squared rubble stone with dressed stone coping.
Small grotto-like covered niche with opening to front and convex curved
walls either side. From these rises a straight wall with Gothic arch
over opening and gabled top. Inscription above arch reads 'All ye who
hither come to drink/Rest not your thoughts below/Look at that sacred
sign and think/Whence living waters flow'. Small pool at base of niche
Listing NGR: SK8643713638
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