Description: Fountain Approximately 70 Metres East of East Front of Drayton House
Date Listed: 31 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 232521
OS Grid Reference: SP9636580116
OS Grid Coordinates: 496365, 280116
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4106, -0.5847
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SP9680 LOWICK DRAYTON PARK
12/87 Fountain approx. 70m. E of E
front of Drayton House
Fountain. c.1846 by W.E. Nesfield for William and Caroline Stopford-Sackville.
Large ashlar urn, on circular plinth, with lead branched sprinkler rising from
centre. Originally part of parterre recreated by Nesfield mid C19. Located on
main east/west axis of east front of Drayton House (q.v.).
(Gardens included in HBMCE Register of Parks and Gardens at grade I.
Cornforth, J., Country Life, 20th May, 1965, p,1216; Buildings of England:
Northamptonshire, p,189; Jackson-Stops G, Drayton House, 1978).
Listing NGR: SP9636580116
Source: English Heritage
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