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The Corkscrew Fountain, Farley

Description: The Corkscrew Fountain

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 275109

OS Grid Reference: SK0769243352
OS Grid Coordinates: 407692, 343352
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9875, -1.8869

Location: Farley, Staffordshire ST10 4DB

Locality: Farley
Local Authority: Staffordshire Moorlands District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST10 4DB

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Listing Text


The Corkscrew Fountain
3/1/67 (Formerly listed as
"Candlestick Fountain")
- II

Fountain. Early C19. Ashlar. Circular plan. 4 tiers of shelves
and squat spiral fluted pillars diminishing in size upwards. This item
forms part of the imporant garden layout at Alton Towers (q.v.) which is
included at Grade I on the HBMC Garden Register.

Listing NGR: SK0769243352

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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