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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1306671
English Heritage Legacy ID: 94830
Location: Drewsteignton, West Devon, Devon, EX6
District: West Devon
Civil Parish: Drewsteignton
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Drewsteignton
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX 79 SW DREWSTEIGNTON
5/34 Butterwell approximately 20 metres
south-east of Drascombe Barton
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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