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Fountain, Burton on the Wolds

Description: Fountain

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 189283

OS Grid Reference: SK5894621136
OS Grid Coordinates: 458946, 321136
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7846, -1.1274

Location: 1 Melton Road, Burton On The Wolds, Leicestershire LE12 5AF

Locality: Burton on the Wolds
Local Authority: Charnwood Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE12 5AF

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Listing Text

1/25 Fountain


Fountain, probably mid C19. Flanking walls form a shallow 'U' Plan (c8'
high). Tooled ashlar, terminating in slightly moulded pilasters, and topped
by a cornice. Adjoining these pilasters are 2 small roughly shaped stones,
hitching posts perhaps. In centre of main wall, a semi circular arched recess
holds,a cast iron lion head from which water falls into a semi-circular moulded
cast iron projecting trough. Sump below.

Listing NGR: SK5894621136

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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