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Latitude: 50.3654 / 50°21'55"N
Longitude: -3.7678 / 3°46'4"W
OS Eastings: 274365
OS Northings: 53210
OS Grid: SX743532
Mapcode National: GBR QH.5HSK
Mapcode Global: FRA 28Z2.KY5
Entry Name: Pair of Butterwells Approximately 50 Metres South South East of Cleave Farmhouse
Listing Date: 26 April 1993
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1108307
English Heritage Legacy ID: 101116
Location: Diptford, South Hams, Devon, TQ9
District: South Hams
Civil Parish: Diptford
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Diptford St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
8/201 Pair of butterwells
approximately 50 metres
south south east of Cleave
Pair of butterwells. Circa early C19. Local slate rubble.
The westernmost of the 2 butterwells is square on plan built into the slope
of the ground with open front and slate shelves inside. The slate roof has
been dislodged. The square sump drains away at the front and is fed from a
spring. the door is missing.
The easternmost butterwell is built into a field boundary bank, rounded on
plan with a corbelled slate roof. Tall doorway at front, the door is missing.
inside is lined with slate shelves, the bottom shelf is below the water level
of the sump.
Listing NGR: SX7436553210
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