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Drinking Fountain, Sleaford

Description: Drinking Fountain

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 November 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 191807

OS Grid Reference: TF0679645852
OS Grid Coordinates: 506796, 345852
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9994, -0.4101

Location: Eastgate, Sleaford, Lincolnshire NG34 7PN

Locality: Sleaford
Local Authority: North Kesteven District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: NG34 7PN

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Listing Text

Drinking Fountain

Tf 0645 1/117


Gothic style canopy. Inscription on cornice of roof:- In memory of Frederick
William/6th Earl and 2nd Marquis of Bristol/by a few of his Lincolnshire tenantry/
erected in the year of our Lord 1874. Stone slate pyramid roof with finial of
coat of arms and coronet supported on 4 polished granite columns with stone bases
and with oak-leaf capitals. Frieze with inscription and vine scroll. Step.
Beneath is plain stone gabled spout. Disused at time of survey.

Forms a group with Town Hall (Sessions House).

Listing NGR: TF0679645852

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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