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Description: Fountain Circa 30 Yards South of Church of St Bartholomew
Date Listed: 3 September 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 236228
OS Grid Reference: NU0661311904
OS Grid Coordinates: 406613, 611904
Latitude/Longitude: 55.4010, -1.8971
WHITTINGHAM ROAD TO ESLINGTON
25/143 Fountain c.30 yards
south of Church of
Fountain. 1874. Sandstone ashlar, marble and ceramic tiles. Gothic style.
Square base with pointed-arched panels on each side. On east side an attached
octagonal stone basin and above it, a lion's head containing the water spout.
On the north side a copper plate inscribed with the many virtues of Elizabeth
Ann, wife of the Rev. Goodenough.
Square central stage has elaborate cusped openings under gablets with short
marble colonettes at the corners. In the openings ceramic tiles incised with
ladies' heads and doves.
Stone octagonal steeple top with foliage and ball finial.
Listing NGR: NU0661311904
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Source: English Heritage
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