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Anne Boleyn's or Bullen's Well

A Grade II Listed Building in Sutton, London

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Latitude: 51.3651 / 51°21'54"N

Longitude: -0.1635 / 0°9'48"W

OS Eastings: 527944

OS Northings: 164493

OS Grid: TQ279644

Mapcode National: GBR DD.ZBB

Mapcode Global: VHGRK.3YWD

Entry Name: Anne Boleyn's or Bullen's Well

Listing Date: 1 March 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1065668

English Heritage Legacy ID: 206691

Location: Sutton, London, SM5

County: London

District: Sutton

Electoral Ward/Division: Carshalton Central

Built-Up Area: Sutton

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Carshalton All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

Anne Boleyn's or
Bullen's Well
TQ 2764 SE 20/30
According to one tradition, Anne Boleyn's horse in prancing caused a spring to
rise in this place. According to another tradition, "Boleyn" may be a corruption
of "Bolonia", the name of a family who were lords of the manor in medieval times.
Circular well head of stock brick enclosed by iron railings. Well head now blocked
up and planted with shrubs.

Anne Boleyn's Well, Madeley Cottage and railings and St Mary's form a group with
road bridge, Leoni bridge, culvert and retaining walls to Carshalton Ponds,
No 1 High Street, entrance gates to the Grove, Honeywood Lodge, wall and gatehouse,
Honeywood Walk, Greyhound Inn, wall to east of Greyhound Inn, Church of All Saints,
north churchyard wall and Nos 6 and 12 High Street.

Listing NGR: TQ2794464493

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

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