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Fountain Approximately 70 Metres East of East Front of Drayton House, Lowick

Description: Fountain Approximately 70 Metres East of East Front of Drayton House

Grade: II
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

Location: Lowick, Northamptonshire NN14 3BB

Locality: Lowick
Local Authority: East Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN14 3BB

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Listing Text


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

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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