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Wellhouse and Remains of Holy Well 5 Metres to South of Penventon Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Broadoak, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.4314 / 50°25'52"N

Longitude: -4.5836 / 4°35'0"W

OS Eastings: 216605

OS Northings: 62248

OS Grid: SX166622

Mapcode National: GBR N8.Q4HB

Mapcode Global: FRA 179X.640

Entry Name: Wellhouse and Remains of Holy Well 5 Metres to South of Penventon Farmhouse

Listing Date: 30 April 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1140327

English Heritage Legacy ID: 60538

Location: Broadoak, Cornwall, PL22

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Broadoak

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Bradoc

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


4/35 Wellhouse and remains of Holy
- Well 5 metres to south of
Penventon Farmhouse


Wellhouse and remains of adjoining earlier Holy Well. Wellhouse possibly C15 with
later mid-C19 part rebuilding. Rubble stone walls and corbelled roof with roughly
dressed stone lintel with chamfer. Partly dressed jambs. Adjoins remains of
medieval well on east reputed locally to be a Holy Well. Both built into a field
bank to enclose a natural spring. At time of inspection much overgrown and fenced

Listing NGR: SX1519263442

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