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Well Head at Approx 20m South West of Baldhu Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Kea, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.2463 / 50°14'46"N

Longitude: -5.1267 / 5°7'36"W

OS Eastings: 177175

OS Northings: 43154

OS Grid: SW771431

Mapcode National: GBR Z9.ZLGB

Mapcode Global: FRA 084C.Y9F

Entry Name: Well Head at Approx 20m South West of Baldhu Church

Listing Date: 12 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1140858

English Heritage Legacy ID: 63414

Location: Kea, Cornwall, TR3

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Kea

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Highertown

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


1/130 Well Head at approx 20m south west
of Baldhu Church


Well-head over spring. Circa 1847. Possibly by William White who designed the
church but may be by the Reverend W. Haslam. Dressed elvan with corbelled elvan roof
with cross finial to east gable.
Rectangular-on-plan with steps down to doorway at east end. In the style of a C15
holy well.
East doorway has shouldered flat-headed arch. Roof has straight eaves cornice and
corbelled roof stones are laid with slightly overhanging courses to resemble slates
or tiles. Roll moulding to ridge.
An attractive and functionally designed well-head in Gothic revival style.

Listing NGR: SW7717543154

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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