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Well-house on E side of lane, opposite village hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Llangattock-Vibon-Avel, Monmouthshire

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Latitude: 51.8742 / 51°52'26"N

Longitude: -2.8632 / 2°51'47"W

OS Eastings: 340669

OS Northings: 219861

OS Grid: SO406198

Mapcode National: GBR FD.S0DP

Mapcode Global: VH793.B563

Entry Name: Well-house on E side of lane, opposite village hall

Listing Date: 19 March 2001

Last Amended: 19 March 2001

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 25021

Building Class: Water Supply and Drainage

Location: Behind the hedge on the E side of a lane running N from Cross Ash Post Office and approximately 130m N of it, opposite the village hall.

County: Monmouthshire

Town: Monmouth

Community: Llangattock-Vibon-Avel (Llangatwg Feibion Afel)

Community: Llangattock-Vibon-Avel

Locality: Cross Ash

Traditional County: Monmouthshire

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Small well-house, probably C18 or early C19.


Built of coursed sandstone rubble and some old brick. Approximately 2m square and 2m high to the top of the walls and a steep pyramidal roof of stepped courses. The S side has a doorway with a board door.


Not inspected.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as a simple example of a distinctive and unusual building type; one of a group of similar buildings in this locality, with Well house to N of Graig House (q.v.) and Stone Well-house opposite New Inn Farm (q.v.).

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Former coach-house and screen wall to W of Graig House
    The screen wall is attached to the W gable of Graig House (q.v.) and runs approx. 60m WSW, where it is attached to the E side of the former coach-house.
  • II Graig House (aka Great Graig) including terrace to S and E
    Standing in its own grounds on the E. side of a lane approx. half a kilometre north of Cross Ash Post Office.
  • II Cross Ash Farmhouse
    Standing at the junction of the B4521 with a lane leading to Wayne Green, approximately 250m S of Cross Ash Post Office.
  • II Well-house to N of Graig House
    Situated on the north side of the lane passing the rear of Graig House, and approximately opposite that house.
  • II Stone Wellhouse opposite New Inn Farm
    Approximately 1km NW of Cross Ash post office, on the N side of a lane leading to Grosmont.
  • II Lantellen Farmhouse
    Approximately 1.4km ENE of Cross Ash post office, in an isolated position at the end of a lane off the N side of the B4521
  • II Nant-yr-yrch Farmhouse
    Approximately 2km NE of Cross Ash Post Office, embowered in a hollow where the Black Brook crosses a lane which links the B4521 with the B4347
  • II The Pant
    Approximately 4km N of Llantilio Crossenny, built on sloping ground on S side of minor road, some 300m E of fork at Hill House on B 4521.

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