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Fawsley Farm, Well House to South West

A Grade II* Listed Building in Fawsley, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2044 / 52°12'16"N

Longitude: -1.1918 / 1°11'30"W

OS Eastings: 455330

OS Northings: 256554

OS Grid: SP553565

Mapcode National: GBR 8SL.RJD

Mapcode Global: VHCVK.9VBF

Entry Name: Fawsley Farm, Well House to South West

Listing Date: 24 February 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1343553

English Heritage Legacy ID: 360569

Location: Fawsley, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN11

County: Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Fawsley

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Fawsley St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

FAWSLEY
SP55NE
5/79 Fawsley Farm, well-house to
SW
- II*
Well-house. Early C16, repaired C18 with red brick. Dressed ironstone with
extensive brick patching. Small square structure on hillside overlooking Fawsley
Farm. Small chamfered round-headed doorway with plank door to south-west side,
left of centre, brickwork to right angle and to back and sides. Stepped stone
pyramidal roof with finial. Interior has fine 8-ribbed vault with chamfered
stone ribs. Steps down to water. The well has never been known to run dry and
formerly supplied water to Fawsley Hall (g.v.) by means of lead pipes. Pipeline
now severed by access road to nearby quarry. A small square structure on
hillside overlooking Fawsley farm (g.v.).


Listing NGR: SP5533056554

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