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Latitude: 50.1159 / 50°6'57"N
Longitude: -5.3585 / 5°21'30"W
OS Eastings: 159995
OS Northings: 29386
OS Grid: SW599293
Mapcode National: GBR FX4C.Q8Q
Mapcode Global: VH132.2BHZ
Entry Name: Well
Listing Date: 26 August 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1142163
English Heritage Legacy ID: 65916
Location: Germoe, Cornwall, TR13
Civil Parish: Germoe
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: St Germoe
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SW 52 NE GERMOE TRESOWES HILL
Well. Probably C18. Battered walls of mostly vertically set granite rubble.
Plan: the well is cut into the side of the hill, the cranked-plan chamber roofed with
granite lintels. In front is a walled cranked-on-plan entrance with a flight of 8
steps leading down to the well doorway. More steps within the chamber down into the
water. The well is fed by a spring from the surrounding hillside.
An-unaltered C18 well unusually far underground for a structure of this type.
Listing NGR: SW5999529386
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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