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Parford Well

A Grade II Listed Building in Drewsteignton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.6927 / 50°41'33"N

Longitude: -3.8243 / 3°49'27"W

OS Eastings: 271239

OS Northings: 89701

OS Grid: SX712897

Mapcode National: GBR QD.3MBN

Mapcode Global: FRA 27W7.V7Z

Entry Name: Parford Well

Listing Date: 4 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1106041

English Heritage Legacy ID: 94919

Location: Drewsteignton, West Devon, Devon, TQ13

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: Drewsteignton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Drewsteignton

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 78 NW


Parford Well


Well house. Dated 1872. Granite ashlar. Square in plan with a low pitch pyramid
roof the well house faces south-east onto the road. The front contains a doorway in
a 2 centred arch which contains a cast iron door with ornate strap hinges and bolt.
Immediately above the arch is a recessed Maltese cross. Above that an inscription
in plain upper and lower case lettering records the erection of the well house "free
to villagers of Sandypark for domestic purposes". It is dated 1872 with the
initials WRB.

Listing NGR: SX7124089699

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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