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Butterwell Approximately 9 Metres North-East of Collihole Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Chagford, Devon

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Latitude: 50.6559 / 50°39'21"N

Longitude: -3.8616 / 3°51'41"W

OS Eastings: 268508

OS Northings: 85675

OS Grid: SX685856

Mapcode National: GBR Q9.T3SF

Mapcode Global: FRA 27SB.RDS

Entry Name: Butterwell Approximately 9 Metres North-East of Collihole Cottage

Listing Date: 16 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1106213

English Heritage Legacy ID: 94542

Location: Chagford, West Devon, Devon, TQ13

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: Chagford

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Chagford St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


3/13 Butterwell approximately 9 metres
- north-east of Collihole Cottage


Butterwell built over a natural spring. Probably C17 or C18. Granite. The spring
head is enclosed on 3 sides by large slabs of roughly-squared granite slabs and
another slab forms the flat roof. It is open on the south-east side where another
slab forms a platform in front. Any shelving that existed around the inside has been
This butterwell, over a spring which still provides water for nearby Collihole
Cottage (q.v.) is an attractive feature of the hamlet which includes 2 important
listed farmhouses.

Listing NGR: SX6850385675

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

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