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Well House at Croxley House

A Grade II Listed Building in Croxley Green, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6572 / 51°39'25"N

Longitude: -0.4548 / 0°27'17"W

OS Eastings: 506981

OS Northings: 196510

OS Grid: TQ069965

Mapcode National: GBR 1R.B04

Mapcode Global: VHFSL.2LDY

Entry Name: Well House at Croxley House

Listing Date: 27 February 1972

Last Amended: 3 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1296183

English Heritage Legacy ID: 158799

Location: Croxley Green, Three Rivers, Hertfordshire, WD3

County: Hertfordshire

District: Three Rivers

Civil Parish: Croxley Green

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Croxley Green All Saints

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TQ 09 NE RICKMANSWORTH THE GREEN
(Northeast side)
Croxley Green

6/156 Well House at
27.2.72 Croxley House (Formerly listed as
Old Well House at Croxley House)

GV II


Well house with well head gear. Late C18. Timber mechanism in an open
fronted brick building with a half hipped tiled roof. The well head
winding gear is hand operated from a platform on the right side. An iron
cranked handle turns a large open spoked timber wheel on a timber frame
which engages large and small wooden cog wheels mounted on iron and
timber axles. An iron toothed timber wheel over which the lifting chain
passed is thereby set in motion. (Branch Johnson The Industrial
Archaeology of Hertfordshire, 1970: Pevsner 1977).


Listing NGR: TQ0698196510

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