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Drinking Fountain, Shepton Mallet

Description: Drinking Fountain

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 266595

OS Grid Reference: ST6188543636
OS Grid Coordinates: 361885, 143636
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1907, -2.5468

Location: Town Street, Shepton Mallet, Somerset BA4 5AZ

Locality: Shepton Mallet
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA4 5AZ

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Listing Text


6/196 Drinking Fountain



Drinking Fountain. Circa 1868. Exercise in the use of English stone, comprising Cornish granite, Doulting limestone,
Cornish Serpentine and Pennant sandstone. Square Gothic structure on plinth, crocketed gables and finials. Gables have
armorial shields in blind trefoils. Metal drinking trough to West side, dog trough at base. Cast gratings over drain
around plinth. (The Builder, P90, December 5 1868).

Listing NGR: ST6188543636

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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