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Holy Well of Saint Mylor at Approx 50m North of Church of Saint Mylor

A Grade II Listed Building in Mylor Bridge, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.1774 / 50°10'38"N

Longitude: -5.0544 / 5°3'15"W

OS Eastings: 182016

OS Northings: 35289

OS Grid: SW820352

Mapcode National: GBR ZG.2TS4

Mapcode Global: FRA 089K.8Q7

Entry Name: Holy Well of Saint Mylor at Approx 50m North of Church of Saint Mylor

Listing Date: 12 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141639

English Heritage Legacy ID: 63520

Location: Mylor, Cornwall, TR11

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Mylor

Built-Up Area: Mylor Bridge

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Mylor

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SW 83 NW MYLOR MYLOR CHURCHTOWN

4/242 Holy well of Saint Mylor at approx
50m north of Church of Saint Mylor

GV II


Holy well. Medieval origins, but present structure is probably C19. Shale rubble walling enclosing on 3 sides a natural spring built into a bank at the rear, square doorway to front (east) and large slate slab over. Some medieval fragments of dressed stone lie near the doorway.
Important historically, for the existance of a spring of good water, may have
determined the choice of site for the church and a settlement around it.


Listing NGR: SW8201635289

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

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