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Water Fountain, Byland with Wass

Description: Water Fountain

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 329581

OS Grid Reference: SE5558179293
OS Grid Coordinates: 455581, 479293
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2064, -1.1494

Location: Wass, North Yorkshire YO61 4BH

Locality: Byland with Wass
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO61 4BH

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Listing Text

SE 57 NE (north side)
5/22 Water Fountain


Water fountain. 1870. Cast-iron and limestone ashlar. Trough in U-shaped
surround. Trough inscribed HMS 1870, fed by stream of water from carved
lion's mouth in 6-course surround. HMS are the initials of Henry Miles
Stapylton. The Stapylton family owned the Byland and Wass estate from 1739
to the 1880's.

Listing NGR: SE5558179293

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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