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Well House, Cornsay Village (Cornsay)

Well House, Cornsay Village 2003
Well House, Cornsay Village 2003

Well House, Cornsay Village 2003
Well House, Cornsay Village 2003

Well House, Cornsay Village 2003
Well House, Cornsay Village 2003

Well House, Cornsay Village 2003
Well House, Cornsay Village 2003

Well House, Cornsay Village 2003
Well House, Cornsay Village 2003

This small stone building was built over a well. It was built in 1743. The door is now blocked and the roof has been replaced by concrete slabs. A postbox has been built into the east side of the building. This is a Grade 2 listed building protected by law.

Reference number:D35978
Historical period: Georgian (1714 to 1830)
21st Century (2001 to 2100)
Legal status:Listed Building
  • National Heritage List for England Entry Number: 1299428

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Source of Reference
Local History of Cornsay


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