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Wellhead Set in Wall Fronting Oval Cottage and Cottage Adjoining to South West

A Grade II Listed Building in Brompton Regis, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0732 / 51°4'23"N

Longitude: -3.4988 / 3°29'55"W

OS Eastings: 295088

OS Northings: 131498

OS Grid: SS950314

Mapcode National: GBR LH.DPFP

Mapcode Global: FRA 36K8.W66

Entry Name: Wellhead Set in Wall Fronting Oval Cottage and Cottage Adjoining to South West

Listing Date: 4 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1057979

English Heritage Legacy ID: 265611

Location: Brompton Regis, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA22

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Brompton Regis

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


4/31 Wellhead set in wall fronting
- Oval Cottage and cottage
adjoining to south-west


Wellhead. Dated 1870. Random rubble local stone, dressed stone voussoirs, blue lias tablet. Semi-circular headed niche
to well head, rectangular tablet set above voussoirs. Tap set into niche with horse shoe shaped cover to well, random
rubble jambs, similar rubble stone flanking tablet inscribed: "Whosoever drinketh of this water shall thirst again. But
whosoever drinketh of the water that I shall give him shall not thirst; that the water that I shall give his shall be
in him a well of ----- bringing ----- Everlasting life. September 29 1870". (partly illegible). The tap and well are
functional and in good condition at time of survey (May 1985). Wall, random rubble local stone hit and miss coping,
fronting Oval Cottage and cottage adjoining (qv), 2 gateway openings.

Listing NGR: SS9508831498

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

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