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Driking Fountain in Wall to North East of Number 12, the Villlage, Brancepeth

Description: Driking Fountain in Wall to North East of Number 12, the Villlage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 109889

OS Grid Reference: NZ2221837994
OS Grid Coordinates: 422218, 537994
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7364, -1.6564

Locality: Brancepeth
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH7 8DQ

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Listing Text

NZ 2237
(South side)
15/7 Drinking fountain
in wall to north-
east of No. 12,
The Village
Drinking fountain set against wall. Mid C19 for Brancepeth Estate. Ashlar
sandstone. Baroque details. 2.5 metres high. Enriched round-arched shell
niche, with projecting oval bowl, set in gabled surround with swept base and
small crowning semicircular pediment. Niche, containing carved grotesque
mask with water spout, has panelled semicircular surround on guttae. Relief
of Boyne family crest above niche.

Listing NGR: NZ2221837994

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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