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Latitude: 54.9023 / 54°54'8"N
Longitude: -2.9411 / 2°56'28"W
OS Eastings: 339748
OS Northings: 556801
OS Grid: NY397568
Mapcode National: GBR 7CXR.1G
Mapcode Global: WH802.S1NN
Entry Name: Hyssop Holme Well
Listing Date: 11 April 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1196993
English Heritage Legacy ID: 386661
Location: Carlisle, Cumbria, CA3
Electoral Ward/Division: Stanwix Urban
Built-Up Area: Carlisle
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Carlisle Stanwix St Michael
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NY3956 CAVENDISH TERRACE, Stanwix
671-1/5/78 (South side)
Hyssop Holme Well
Natural spring well. Dated 1817 with repairs of 1986. Red
sandstone rubble. Set into the side of a high bank. Serpentine
wall sloping away at the sides; central recessed bowl and
cast-iron pipe, under dated keystone; chamfered coping above.
Steps down to soak away beneath well head. An inscribed stone
nearby records restoration by the Keep Britain Tidy Group
sponsored by MSC, see Cumberland News, 10 October 1986. Water
was at one time used to supply hot and cold water baths
(Cumberland News: 10 October 1986).
Listing NGR: NY3974856801
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