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Drinking Fountain on West Corner of Milbank Road, Darlington

Description: Drinking Fountain on West Corner of Milbank Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 September 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 110740

OS Grid Reference: NZ2820714898
OS Grid Coordinates: 428207, 514898
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5286, -1.5657

Location: Woodland Road, Darlington DL3 7UA

Locality: Darlington
County: Darlington
Country: England
Postcode: DL3 7UA

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Listing Text

1. (South Side)
Drinking Fountain on
west corner of
Milbank Road
NZ 2814 6/413


Set in rubble stone wall Dated 1866 in medallions in spandrels above roll-moulded
Romanesque arch, with keystone, on small columns, the whole set in stone panel
with corbelled coved cornice. Within is another cast iron arch with Greek fret
pattern, key and impost blocks with flowery trim and wide pilasters with trophies.
Within, an arched cast iron panel with cable moulded border holds later basin and
faucet hood. Donated to the town by Joseph Pease, and restored by Dr Freshwater.

Listing NGR: NZ2820714898

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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