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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: HOLY WELL OF ST MORWENNA ABOUT 14 METRES DOWN THE CLIFF TO THE WEST OF THE CHURCH OF ST MORWENNA

List entry Number: 1231518

Location

HOLY WELL OF ST MORWENNA ABOUT 14 METRES DOWN THE CLIFF TO THE WEST OF THE CHURCH OF ST MORWENNA

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

County District District Type Parish
CornwallUnitary AuthorityMorwenstow

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 09-Sep-1985

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 64918

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History

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Details

SS 21 NW MORWENSTOW MORWENSTOW

1/113 Holy Well of St Morwenna about - 14 metres down the cliff to the west of the Church of St Morwenna - II

Well house. Medieval origins. Dressed stone gabled well house built into the side of the cliff. Rectangular opening under stone lintel, triangular stone above lintel set in gable. Some repair to well by Hawker. Well house inaccessible without local guide. St Morwenna's well is illustrated in the Hawker memorial window (q.v. parish church).

Listing NGR: SS1994015332

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National Grid Reference: SS1994015332

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