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The Fountain Basin, 200 Metres North-West of Whispering Waters, Gainford

Description: The Fountain Basin, 200 Metres North-West of Whispering Waters

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 111039

OS Grid Reference: NZ1618617327
OS Grid Coordinates: 416186, 517327
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5509, -1.7513

Location: A67, Gainford, Durham DL2 3AA

Locality: Gainford
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL2 3AA

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Listing Text

NZ 11 NE 162173 GAINFORD A67
(South side, off)

6/86 The Fountain Basin,
200 metres north-west
of Whispering Waters

Mineral water fountain with double basin. Probably C18. Sandstone. Font-like
circular basin with curled-out rim stands in centre of similar, though lower
and wider, basin. Water issues from central pipe and flows over channels on
rim of basins to be discharged into the River Tees via a 1.5 metre long stone

Listing NGR: NZ1618617327

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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