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Robin Hood's Well

A Grade II Listed Building in Burghwallis, Doncaster

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Latitude: 53.5998 / 53°35'59"N

Longitude: -1.2171 / 1°13'1"W

OS Eastings: 451907

OS Northings: 411749

OS Grid: SE519117

Mapcode National: GBR MVYT.9B

Mapcode Global: WHDCN.8SP7

Entry Name: Robin Hood's Well

Listing Date: 5 June 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1314882

English Heritage Legacy ID: 334935

Location: Burghwallis, Doncaster, DN6

County: Doncaster

Civil Parish: Burghwallis

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Owston All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

SE 51 SW (east side)

3/71 Robin Hood's Well
- II
Ornamental well cover. c.1710, resited C20. By Sir John Vanbrugh for the
Earl of Carlisle. Ashlar magnesian limestone on C20 concrete base. Square,
single-celled construction with arches on 3 sides; rusticated. Impost band
to round arches with pendant keystones; projecting band over surmounted by 2
stepped blocking courses. Arched niche within.

D. Hey, 'Buildings of Britain 1550-1750. Yorkshire', 1981, p140/142.
H. Colvin. A Biographical Dictionary of British Architects 1600-1840 2nd
edition 1978 p 853

Listing NGR: SE5190711749

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