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Butterwell Approximately 50 Metres South-West of Moortown Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Gidleigh, Devon

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Latitude: 50.6861 / 50°41'9"N

Longitude: -3.8917 / 3°53'29"W

OS Eastings: 266466

OS Northings: 89085

OS Grid: SX664890

Mapcode National: GBR Q8.K22Z

Mapcode Global: FRA 27Q8.CPN

Plus Code: 9C2RM4P5+C8

Entry Name: Butterwell Approximately 50 Metres South-West of Moortown Farmhouse

Listing Date: 16 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1106160

English Heritage Legacy ID: 94706

Location: Gidleigh, West Devon, Devon, TQ13

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: Gidleigh

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Gidleigh Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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3/176 Butterwell approximately 50 metres
- south-west of Moortown Farmhouse

- II

Butterwell. C19, maybe earlier. It is made of large slabs of roughly-shaped
granite slabs. A box-like structure standing approximately 750mm high with sides
and flat roof made from single pieces. The north-east side (facing the road) is
open at the bottom there is a piece across the front acting as a ledge with the
stream from the spring flowing underneath it. There is no evidence of any shelves
around the inside of a doorway on the front.

Listing NGR: SX6646689085

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