Cancelled until further noticeStart time: 2.00pmLocation: Southam Leisure CentreThis walk takes you through the town and out to local parks and historical attractions such as the Merestone, the Holy Well, and along parts of the Heritage Trail.Walkers occasionally stop at a local cafe for refreshments after the walk.Please see our scheme page for our contact details, and more I never feel alone here - the water is healing. Your email address will not be published. It is an historical fact that St Fremund died in this area. 'The Holy Well' is a Scheduled Monument in Southam, Warwickshire, England. I've had some bad times when I've gone to the well and everything becomes fine… Starting at the church in Ufton, the walk soon ventures towards Ufton Wood, thick and silent, before visiting the Stoney Thorpe Estate where there is a large polo ground. The Holy Well Southam at the foot of my family home. Surely this must have been Southam’s Holy Well? Enjoy a walk to Holy Well. Love and peace to all. Burgess (1876) in his Warwickshire History simply notes that it was used for baptism and immersion. Southam, and the surrounding area is well worth a visit, and can only be complimented by a visit to The Millstone Hare. The course of a stream is followed on the way to a Holy Well just outside Southam. AN ANCIENT well containing water reputed to have healing powers has been awarded a pounds 102,500 grant to help more people to visit it. The 'Haliwell', now known as the Holy Well, is the oldest surviving structure in Southam, situated near the river about half a mile west of the town. Southam's Holy Well is supplied by an underground stream with water flowing through the mouths of three gargoyle faces into a half-moon shaped pool. The well is still there by the way – on a pleasant walk. See why it was listed, view it on a map, see visitor comments and photos and share your own comments and photos of this building. Southam Pubs/Cafes. He was buried at the royal mansion at Offchurch (Offa’s Church?). The last well is a bit of an enigma, in the deserted Burton Dassett village in Northend, is found a substantial well head which has claims to be a ‘Holy Well’ although the provenance is unclear. Take a walk in the beautiful Burton Dassett Hills Country Park. The place I find absolute peace and solitude with the divine. Anne. The Crown Inn is a nice place to go for some post walk refreshments. They do good food and can be found at 5 Daventry St with a postcode of CV47 1PH for your sat navs. Life is beautiful. The principal reasons for Southam's development were its location on the east-west drovers' road and the north-south Coventry to … Required fields are marked * Your comment: Name * Email * Website. He washed his bloody body, head and hands in the well, turned to the east – and died! The route actually passes playing-fields where there could well be matches taking place. 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