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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: FAWSLEY FARM, WELL HOUSE TO SOUTH WEST

List entry Number: 1343553

Location

FAWSLEY FARM, WELL HOUSE TO SOUTH WEST

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

County District District Type Parish
NorthamptonshireDaventryDistrict AuthorityFawsley

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 24-Feb-1987

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 360569

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

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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National Grid Reference: SP 55330 56554

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