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Holy Well at Chapel Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Breward, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.5607 / 50°33'38"N

Longitude: -4.697 / 4°41'49"W

OS Eastings: 209072

OS Northings: 76915

OS Grid: SX090769

Mapcode National: GBR N3.G58X

Mapcode Global: FRA 171L.3YH

Plus Code: 9C2QH863+75

Entry Name: Holy Well at Chapel Farm

Listing Date: 17 December 1962

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1327913

English Heritage Legacy ID: 67436

Location: St. Breward, Cornwall, PL30

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Breward

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Breward

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Holy well dedicated to St James. Late medieval. Granite rubble with dressed
granite. Wellhouse almost square-on-plan and built over a field spring. Granite
rubble walls and corbelled roof, now partly gone. 2-centred arch in front, the head
of one piece of granite with slightly chamfered granite jambs. Well sump, almost
square-on-plan, now dry.
In close proximity to Chapel of St James which stood to the west. The chapel was
first mentioned in 1422.
Meyrick, J A Pilgrims Guide to the Holy wells of Cornwall 1982.

Listing NGR: SX0907276915

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