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Drinking Fountain Approximately 16 Metres East of Central Buildings, Staindrop

Description: Drinking Fountain Approximately 16 Metres East of Central Buildings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 111509

OS Grid Reference: NZ1282520598
OS Grid Coordinates: 412825, 520598
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5804, -1.8031

Location: Front Street, Staindrop, Durham DL2 3JN

Locality: Staindrop
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL2 3JN

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Listing Text

NZ 1220
17/144 Drinking fountain
approximately 16
metres east of
Central Buildings


Drinking fountain. Dated 1865. Gift to Staindrop parish from Lady Augusta
Mary Poulet, in memory of Henry and Sophia, Duke and Duchess of Cleveland.
Sandstone ashlar, some pink. Gothic style. Round column c.2 metres high on
moulded square base, with clasping band and water leaf capital; high gabled
coping, with coronets and commemorative inscriptions in gable peaks, and
crockets between gables at base of narrower column finial with conical coping
carved in style of roof with lucarnes. Round basin attached to east side of
base; damaged tap above in clasping band.

Listing NGR: NZ1282720597

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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