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Wellhouse at St Margaret's Farm 10 Metres to West of Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Gaddesden, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7936 / 51°47'36"N

Longitude: -0.5253 / 0°31'31"W

OS Eastings: 501801

OS Northings: 211575

OS Grid: TL018115

Mapcode National: GBR G65.D1S

Mapcode Global: VHFRY.V55W

Entry Name: Wellhouse at St Margaret's Farm 10 Metres to West of Farmhouse

Listing Date: 19 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1173735

English Heritage Legacy ID: 157904

Location: Great Gaddesden, Dacorum, Hertfordshire, HP1

County: Hertfordshire

District: Dacorum

Civil Parish: Great Gaddesden

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Great Gaddesden

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 01 SW
(West side)
3/125 Wellhouse at
- St. Margaret's Farm
10m to W of farmhouse


Wellhouse, now a store. Circa 1882 as improvements on Lord Brownlow's
Ashridge Estate (date plaque on new porch to farmhouse). Red brick with
old red tile roofs. A small rectangular single-storey building lying N-S
with an octagonal donkey-wheel house attached near N end of W wall with
3 sides open on piers on S side. Octagonal pointed roof to wheelhouse
and wrought iron vane. 2 doorways on E side of building facing house:
one from wheelhouse on W. A new deep well was sunk to serve the farm but
a mains water system is said to have been installed by the estate before
the well-head machinery was installed. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: TL0180111575

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