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Wellhouse Immediately West of Well Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Gallowstree Common, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.5167 / 51°31'0"N

Longitude: -1.0053 / 1°0'19"W

OS Eastings: 469117

OS Northings: 180218

OS Grid: SU691802

Mapcode National: GBR B3H.YFC

Mapcode Global: VHDWL.J4DN

Entry Name: Wellhouse Immediately West of Well Cottage

Listing Date: 25 April 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1052181

English Heritage Legacy ID: 361497

Location: Kidmore End, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, RG4

County: Oxfordshire

District: South Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Kidmore End

Built-Up Area: Gallowstree Common

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Kidmore End

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added:

SU68SE THE HAMLET, Gallowstree

472-0/6/10001 Wellhouse immediately west of
Well Cottage

- II

Wellhouse and winding gear. Circa mid to late C19. Square on plan. Low red brick and
flint-panelled walls with brick diaperwork and brick buttresses at the corners supporting thin
brick piers surmounted by a pyramidal roof clad in plain tiles and bands of scalloped tiles;
wooden spike finial at apex of roof and wrought-iron fleur-de-lis at the corners. The sides
are open above the low walls, the south west side has an iron grille and the south east side
is entirely open and gives access to the well. The iron winding gear is intact and is supported
on a wooden frame; an inscription records the maker :- R.J.and H. Wilders Patent
Wallingford, Berkshire. The well is 300ft deep and it is shown on the 1873 O.S. map.

Listing NGR: SU6911780218

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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