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Fountain to South of Orangery, Wilton

Description: Fountain to South of Orangery

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 June 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 319361

OS Grid Reference: SU0980331000
OS Grid Coordinates: 409803, 131000
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0782, -1.8614

Location: Silver Street, Wilton, Wiltshire SP2 8PH

Locality: Wilton
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP2 8PH

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Listing Text

Fountain to south
of Orangery
SU 0930 5/122
SU 0931 5/122


Circa 1822-25. Ashlar. Circular basin with lions' masks at cardinal points
and pierced decorative carving between. In centre is a lead statue probably
provided by Austin and Seeley 1842-51 of a grinning cymbal player on a plinth
with corner dolphins.
Steps between the terrace and the fountain are flanked by parapets with sphinx on

Listing NGR: SU0980331000

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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