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Latitude: 50.6464 / 50°38'47"N
Longitude: -4.3776 / 4°22'39"W
OS Eastings: 232003
OS Northings: 85668
OS Grid: SX320856
Mapcode National: GBR NK.8PD8
Mapcode Global: FRA 17QC.GDD
Entry Name: Holy Well of St Stephen
Listing Date: 7 June 1993
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1195957
English Heritage Legacy ID: 369930
Location: Launceston, Cornwall, PL15
Civil Parish: Launceston
Built-Up Area: Launceston
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Launceston
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SX3285 ST STEPHEN
660-1/3/218 Holy well of St Stephen
Holy well-heads. C18 and C19 structures on ancient site.
Slatestone rubble with dressed greenstone and granite.
Presumed older structure is built into a hedge and large sump
is roofed with slate slabs, 1 broken and 1 with stone prop.
Other structure with inverted (back to front) doorway, but
said to be C19, has front gable end with kneelers and
round-arched doorway with keyblock and inner order of re-used
C17 chamfered granite. INTERIOR has segmental-arched stone
vault supporting stone roof.
Listing NGR: SX3200385668
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