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Fountain to North East of Bandstand in South Park, Darlington

Description: Fountain to North East of Bandstand in South Park

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 September 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 110689

OS Grid Reference: NZ2868813546
OS Grid Coordinates: 428688, 513546
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5164, -1.5584

Location: Darlington DL1 5YA

Locality: Darlington
County: Darlington
Country: England
Postcode: DL1 5YA

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Listing Text

1. North Side (off)
Fountain to north-east
of Bandstand in South Park
NZ 2813 11/420


Mid C19. Tall terra-cotta structure. Small quatrefoil upper basin, with leafy
finial, rests on 4 short columns of polished granite. These rise from a larger
finial, basin resting on a short, thick granite column upon a round terra-cotta
base. All parts are richly moulded. Fountain rests on later cement plinth where
a plaque records its origin at Pierremont House and its presentation to the borough
in plaque The whole stands in a pool with cable moulded, coved terra-cotta rim
and truncated octagonal piers at intervals.

Listing NGR: NZ2868813546

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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