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Anchorite Well

A Grade II Listed Building in Kendal, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.3207 / 54°19'14"N

Longitude: -2.7486 / 2°44'54"W

OS Eastings: 351406

OS Northings: 491932

OS Grid: SD514919

Mapcode National: GBR 9L7G.RY

Mapcode Global: WH82W.RNCL

Entry Name: Anchorite Well

Listing Date: 30 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1145729

English Heritage Legacy ID: 75346

Location: Kendal, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA9

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Kendal

Built-Up Area: Kendal

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Kendal Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

SD 59 SW (INSET) KENDAL ANCHORITE FIELDS
(West side)

2/6 Anchorite Well

II


Spring, associated with a medieval hermit. Coursed, squared rubble enclosure
wall (c4 ft high on south and west sides) possibly partly medieval. Spring
originally 6-7 ft deep; filled up to within 6 ins of surface in late C20.


Listing NGR: SD5140691932

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