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Mayo Fountain, Corsham

Description: Mayo Fountain

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 315248

OS Grid Reference: ST8728970611
OS Grid Coordinates: 387289, 170611
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4344, -2.1842

Location: 71 High Street, Corsham, Wiltshire SN13 0HG

Locality: Corsham
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN13 0HG

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Listing Text

ST 8770
(west side)
5/221 Mayo Fountain

Memorial fountain and drinking trough, 1896 to C.T. Mayo of Ivy
House. Ashlar with a pennant stone drinking trough to front and
bowl to rear. Pedestal supporting open moulded arch with imposts
and keystone, paired columns each side, cornice over, broken
forward over columns. Upper carved roundels, monogram to front and
1895 date to rear, with curved moulding over, top finial and
flanking short paired piers with moulded caps and ball finials.
Under arch is curved headed block with inscribed panel to C.T.
(C.J. Hall, Corsham, an illustrated History, 1983 1 16)

Listing NGR: ST8728970611

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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