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Latitude: 50.6277 / 50°37'39"N
Longitude: -4.5051 / 4°30'18"W
OS Eastings: 222914
OS Northings: 83883
OS Grid: SX229838
Mapcode National: GBR ND.9SQ2
Mapcode Global: FRA 17GD.ST9
Entry Name: Holy Well
Listing Date: 22 November 1960
Last Amended: 23 November 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1159189
English Heritage Legacy ID: 68380
Location: Laneast, Cornwall, PL15
Civil Parish: Laneast
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Laneast
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SX 28 SW
4/170 Holy well (formerly listed as
22/11/60 Wishing or Holy Well no. 8/2)
Holy well. Circa C15. Square slatestone rubble with granite dressings. Stone roof.
Plan: Small rectangular well house with the sink inside.
Exterior: Single storey, on chamfered plinth. The front gable end has chamfered
granite 3-centred arched doorway with granite cill and C20 wooden gate. The doorway
is recessed with a flat stone lintel over. The stone roof has a chamfered eaves
cornice, and the upper part of the gable had been removed, creating a flat top.
Interior: Vaulted stone roof, with niche to rear right. The sink takes up the whole
of the floor area.
This well is not scheduled as an Ancient Monument.
Listing NGR: SX2291483883
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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