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Well House and Water Conduit 110 Metres South of Primary School

A Grade II Listed Building in Woodbury Salterton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.6914 / 50°41'28"N

Longitude: -3.3988 / 3°23'55"W

OS Eastings: 301290

OS Northings: 88902

OS Grid: SY012889

Mapcode National: GBR P4.85P5

Mapcode Global: FRA 37R7.ZN5

Plus Code: 9C2RMJR2+GF

Entry Name: Well House and Water Conduit 110 Metres South of Primary School

Listing Date: 21 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1104163

English Heritage Legacy ID: 88659

Location: Woodbury, East Devon, Devon, EX5

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Woodbury

Built-Up Area: Woodbury Salterton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Woodbury Salterton

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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2/142 Well house and water conduit
- 110 metres south of primary
- II

Well house and conduit. Circa 1847; built at the expense of Marianne Pidsley. The well house of coursed dressed limestone; square section block; with
moulded plinth and cornice, the angles chamfered, surmounted by a tent-shaped
cap with finial. To the north above the water outlet is a trefoil-headed
pointed arch, with hood mould. Above this a biblical text. The conduit is
brick lined. In 1832 Woodbury Salterton was struck by a cholera epidemic; Marianne Pidsley put a series of improvements in hand, including the school
(q.v.) and Holy Trinity Church (q.v.). Reference: Ursula W Brighouse,
Woodbury, A View from the Beacon, (1981) especially ch.18

Listing NGR: SY0129088902

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