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Latitude: 52.1516 / 52°9'5"N
Longitude: -1.1559 / 1°9'21"W
OS Eastings: 457850
OS Northings: 250701
OS Grid: SP578507
Mapcode National: GBR 8TF.2KZ
Mapcode Global: VHCVY.X59Y
Entry Name: Well House Approximately 250 Metres North of Church of St Mary
Listing Date: 18 January 1968
Last Amended: 24 February 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1075308
English Heritage Legacy ID: 360530
Location: Canons Ashby, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN11
Civil Parish: Canons Ashby
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire
19/40 Well-house approx. 250m. N of
18/01/68 Church of St. Mary
(Formerly listed as Well)
Well-house. Probably C16. Coursed squared ironstone. Small square structure.
Plank door in small chamfered doorway with round arch head. Steep pitched stone
roof. Barrel-vaulted inside. This well supplied water to Canons Ashby House
(g.v.) by means of hollow oak pipes. Known as the Norwell and said to have
supplied the priory and to have been originally built in 1253.
(National Trust Guide 1984 p.39)
Listing NGR: SP5785050701
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