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Lion's Head Drinking Fountain in North Garden Wall of Number 4, Cawthorne

Description: Lion's Head Drinking Fountain in North Garden Wall of Number 4

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 334173

OS Grid Reference: SE2854908121
OS Grid Coordinates: 428549, 408121
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5689, -1.5704

Location: Darton Road, Cawthorne, Barnsley S75 4HU

Locality: Cawthorne
County: Barnsley
Country: England
Postcode: S75 4HU

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Listing Text

(South side)

3/47 Lion's Head drinking
fountain in north
garden wall of No.4


Drinking fountain. Dated 1890. Cast-iron plate set in stone wall. The
plate has an embossed lion's head above which is a plunger. A cup is
attached on a chain. The plate is set in a recess with quoined rock-faced
surround and ogee head. Listed as the best surviving of the 4 examples of
this type of drinking fountain in Cawthorne Village.

Listing NGR: SE2854908121

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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