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Well

A Grade II Listed Building in Germoe, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.1159 / 50°6'57"N

Longitude: -5.3585 / 5°21'30"W

OS Eastings: 159995

OS Northings: 29386

OS Grid: SW599293

Mapcode National: GBR FX4C.Q8Q

Mapcode Global: VH132.2BHZ

Entry Name: Well

Listing Date: 26 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1142163

English Heritage Legacy ID: 65916

Location: Germoe, Cornwall, TR13

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Germoe

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Germoe

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


SW 52 NE GERMOE TRESOWES HILL

6/237 Well

GV II

Well. Probably C18. Battered walls of mostly vertically set granite rubble.
Plan: the well is cut into the side of the hill, the cranked-plan chamber roofed with
granite lintels. In front is a walled cranked-on-plan entrance with a flight of 8
steps leading down to the well doorway. More steps within the chamber down into the
water. The well is fed by a spring from the surrounding hillside.
An-unaltered C18 well unusually far underground for a structure of this type.


Listing NGR: SW5999529386

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