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Latitude: 50.8258 / 50°49'33"N
Longitude: -1.4373 / 1°26'14"W
OS Eastings: 439729
OS Northings: 103073
OS Grid: SU397030
Mapcode National: GBR 77G.3FZ
Mapcode Global: FRA 76WX.7WB
Entry Name: Monks Well
Listing Date: 10 June 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1094408
English Heritage Legacy ID: 143328
Location: Beaulieu, New Forest, Hampshire, SO42
District: New Forest
Civil Parish: Beaulieu
Traditional County: Hampshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire
Church of England Parish: Beaulieu Blessed Virgin and Holy Child
Church of England Diocese: Winchester
SU 30 SE
11/2 Monks Well
Wellhouse built to supply water for Abbey. Late C13. Stone building.
Circular plan of 4m diameter with domed roof. On one side shouldered-arch
doorway. Inside vaulted roof. Stone bench around walls. Well was
're-discovered' in C18 when the Duke of Montagu had it connected to a
hollowed tree-trunk to supply village, and it carried on doing this until
after the Second World War.
Listing NGR: SP3169516520
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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