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Well Head and Adjoining Boundary Wall 1 Metre East of Chime Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Harlaxton, Lincolnshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8836 / 52°53'0"N

Longitude: -0.6892 / 0°41'21"W

OS Eastings: 488303

OS Northings: 332598

OS Grid: SK883325

Mapcode National: GBR DQG.6KN

Mapcode Global: WHGKN.DS17

Entry Name: Well Head and Adjoining Boundary Wall 1 Metre East of Chime Cottage

Listing Date: 14 November 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1264631

English Heritage Legacy ID: 382951

Location: Harlaxton, South Kesteven, Lincolnshire, NG32

County: Lincolnshire

District: South Kesteven

Civil Parish: Harlaxton

Built-Up Area: Harlaxton

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Harlaxton St Mary and St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text

HARLAXTON
SK8832 CHURCH STREET
1315-0/14/145 (West side (off))
Well head and adjoining boundary
wall 1 metre east of Chime Cottage
(No.20)
GV II

Well head and adjoining boundary wall and gatepiers. c1830.
Limestone ashlar. Pentagonal. Well head has chamfered coping,
and at each corner, a square pier carrying an ogee domed stone
canopy and finial. Dwarf brick boundary wall with half-round
stone coping, enclosing the garden of Old School House (qv).
Approx 80m long. Pair of square brick gatepiers at south end.
This building is one of the ornamental architectural features
introduced to the village c1820-1840 by Gregory Gregory, Lord
of the Manor of Harlaxton, following the precepts of JC
Loudon.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N, Harris J & Antram N:
Lincolnshire: London: 1964-1989: 361-362; Rowlands G:
Harlaxton Manor: Harlaxton: 1984-: 20-29).


Listing NGR: SK8830332597

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