Description: The Fountain
Date Listed: 24 January 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 331423
OS Grid Reference: SE1432348988
OS Grid Coordinates: 414323, 448988
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9368, -1.7833
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DENTON MAIN STREET
SE 14 NW
9/31 The Fountain
(formerly listed as The
24.1.74 obelisk or fountain)
Well head, now disused. Probably late C18. Gritstone. Approximately 1.5
metres high, composed of a circular base surmounted by a monolithic apple-
shaped stone basin, approximately 1 metre diameter, in 2 parts with a single
piece ball and cushion finial on top. The top of the monolithic stone is
slightly raised as a seating for the finial. An outlet hole, now blocked,
is low down on the south-east side, and a paving stone below it has a cast-
iron drain cover.
Listing NGR: SE1432348988
Source: English Heritage
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