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Village Well

A Grade II Listed Building in Greetham, Rutland

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Latitude: 52.72 / 52°43'11"N

Longitude: -0.6311 / 0°37'51"W

OS Eastings: 492557

OS Northings: 314471

OS Grid: SK925144

Mapcode National: GBR DSG.H83

Mapcode Global: WHGLG.8WQN

Entry Name: Village Well

Listing Date: 21 February 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1073219

English Heritage Legacy ID: 186644

Location: Greetham, Rutland, LE15

County: Rutland

Civil Parish: Greetham

Built-Up Area: Greetham

Traditional County: Rutland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Rutland

Church of England Parish: Greetham St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text


SK 91 SW CHURCH LANE (West side)

Village Well


Former village well of mid C19. Ashlar. In Gothic style c3m high. Back
wall has shouldered coped gable with open trefoil within. Below is inscrip-
tion tablet with niche underneath. Within niche a small stone lion's
head. To either side of niche a miniature buttress and low convex walls
curving forward. Opening in centre. Base concreted C20. Inscription
reads 'All ye who hither come to drink/Rest not your thoughts below/Remember
Jacob's well and think/Whence "living waters" flow.'

Listing NGR: SK9255714471

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

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