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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: ST CLEER'S WELL AND WALL

List entry Number: 1140482

Location

ST CLEER'S WELL AND WALL, WELL LANE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
CornwallUnitary AuthoritySt. Cleer

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 21-Aug-1964

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 62237

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History

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Details

ST CLEER WELL LANE, St Cleer SX 26 NW 10/98 St Cleer's Well and wall 21.8.64 GV I Holy well. Late C15; restored 1864. Granite ashlar and squared granite rubble. Granite roof with gable end to front and rear. Plan: The wall is rectangular, with open front and sides, and gable end to front and rear; the well is inside the building. There is a low stone wall to the front and sides. Exterior: The well is a small single storey building on a hollow-chamfered stone plinth. The front and each side have an arcade of 2 round arches, with polygonal piers with roll-mouldings and moulded abaci. The front gable end has a central image niche, with a pinnacle to each side and one to the apex of the gable. At the rear there are 2 low round arches, with a triangular recess inside the buildng as a rere- arch. On the outside of the rear wall is an image niche, with a pinnacle to each side. Interior: Granite floor, with the well to the rear. The roof is a stone vault, with lateral ribs springing from an inner chamfered shaft with a plain abacus to the right and left sides. The arches of the arcades are hollow-chamfered inside. The rear wall has an image niche with segmental head to right and a small corbelled niche to left. Along the front and sides, extending about 6 metres along the front and about 4 metres to each side, a granite wall about one metre high, with moulded coping. Ancient monument No 192.

Listing NGR: SX2494868310

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National Grid Reference: SX2494868310

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