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Latitude: 50.1246 / 50°7'28"N
Longitude: -5.2746 / 5°16'28"W
OS Eastings: 166034
OS Northings: 30085
OS Grid: SW660300
Mapcode National: GBR Z0.Z9HT
Mapcode Global: VH133.J4C9
Entry Name: Well and Stile at Sw 660301 at Trannack Farmhouse
Listing Date: 26 August 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1161000
English Heritage Legacy ID: 65940
Location: Sithney, Cornwall, TR13
Civil Parish: Sithney
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Sithney
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SW 63 SE SITHNEY
5/261 Well and stile SW 660301 at
- Trannack Farmhouse
Well with nearby trough, and a stile, all part of a Cornish hedge. Granite rubble
and dressed granite.
Built into the north side of a stone and earth wall (a Cornish hedge) is a D plan
well chamber with rubble walls and roofed with granite lintels, at from approximately
2 metres to the right (west) is a cantilevered granite stile constructed of granite
monoliths set into the hedge.
The well house has 3 partly dressed stones framing a small doorway facing north (and
facing Trannack Farmhouse). There are holes drilled into the jambs presumably for
hanging and fastening a door. Between the well house and the stile is an old granite
trough standing on former staddle stones.
Farm well houses are rare in Cornwall and this example is well preserved.
Listing NGR: SW6603430085
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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