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Butterwell Approximately 20 Metres South-East of Drascombe Barton

A Grade II Listed Building in Drewsteignton, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7129 / 50°42'46"N

Longitude: -3.8405 / 3°50'25"W

OS Eastings: 270151

OS Northings: 91973

OS Grid: SX701919

Mapcode National: GBR QB.WH4P

Mapcode Global: FRA 27V6.7LW

Entry Name: Butterwell Approximately 20 Metres South-East of Drascombe Barton

Listing Date: 4 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1306671

English Heritage Legacy ID: 94830

Location: Drewsteignton, West Devon, Devon, EX6

County: Devon

District: West Devon

Civil Parish: Drewsteignton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Drewsteignton

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 79 SW DREWSTEIGNTON

5/34 Butterwell approximately 20 metres
south-east of Drascombe Barton

GV II

Butterwell. Probably C18, maybe earlier. Built of roughly-shaped blocks of granite
the butterwell stands approximately 1.20m high and is square in plan. 3 sides are
enclosed and it is roofed with a single slab of granite. It is open on the north-
east side. It is built over a shallow circular well. There is no trace of any
shelves inside or a door; a stone slab is rested across the front.
This butterwell stands in the orchard and forms part of a group with the important
farmhouse, Drascombe Barton (q.v), its garden walls (q.v) and cider house (q.v).


Listing NGR: SX7015191973

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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