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Pond and Fountain to South of Lady Lever Art Gallery, Birkenhead

Description: Pond and Fountain to South of Lady Lever Art Gallery

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 215405

OS Grid Reference: SJ3361484689
OS Grid Coordinates: 333614, 384689
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3549, -2.9988

Location: King George's Dr, Birkenhead, Wirral CH62 5EQ

Locality: Birkenhead
County: Wirral
Country: England
Postcode: CH62 5EQ

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Listing Text

SJ 3384 NE
Port Sunlight
13/84 Pond and fountain
to south of Lady
20.12.65 Lever Art Gallery


Pond and fountain. Probably c.1913, fountain, 1946, by Sir
Charles Wheeler. Stone. Low wall around shallow pond.
Curved front swept out to sides, then swept in again to rear
higher wall forming back to seat facing south. Central
bronze fountain on round base. Man and boy with flipper
feet mounted on heraldic sea horse; flanking dolphins.

Listing NGR: SJ3361484689

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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