Description: Clennel Memorial Fountain
Date Listed: 3 September 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 236149
OS Grid Reference: NT9339404694
OS Grid Coordinates: 393394, 604694
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3363, -2.1057
HARBOTTLE HARBOTTLE VILLAGE
NT 9304 (North side)
26/62 Clennel Memorial
Fountain. 1880 by McMillan of Alnwick. Ashlar and marble. High Victorian
9 steps with low stone walls with square corniced piers lead to terrace upon
which the fountain stands.
Square base with two chamfered offsets. Marble inscription on south side to
Mrs Clennel of Harbottle Castle who ... "Devoted the powers of an active mind,
the impulses of a generous heart, and the industry of a busy life to the welfare
and happiness of the inhabitants of Harbottle." Semi-octagonal basins on east
and south sides in trefoiled round-headed recesses. On the west side the spout
emerges from an iron gargoyle.
Elaborate Gothic canopy over with pointed, trefoiled arches and marble columns
with foliage capitals. Smaller arrangement above round solid care has elaborate
Listing NGR: NT9339404694
Source: English Heritage
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