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Latitude: 52.8115 / 52°48'41"N
Longitude: 1.2325 / 1°13'57"E
OS Eastings: 617952
OS Northings: 328668
OS Grid: TG179286
Mapcode National: GBR VD1.LG0
Mapcode Global: WHLRH.XL3H
Entry Name: Fountain, Approximately 50 Metres East of Blickling Hall
Listing Date: 28 March 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1051430
English Heritage Legacy ID: 228663
Location: Blickling, Broadland, Norfolk, NR11
Civil Parish: Blickling
Traditional County: Norfolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk
Church of England Parish: Blickling
Church of England Diocese: Norwich
TG 12 NE BLICKLING
4/4 Fountain, approx. 50m
east of Blickling Hall
Garden fountain. Late C16/early C17. Limestone. Hexagonal central shaft
with consoles below bowl on three faces. Three scroll-topped buttresses with
drapery folds and head-spouts. Three gadrooned bowls between buttresses;
circular gadrooned top bowl, probably later. All set in a circular pool.
The fountain was acquired from Oxnead Hall c.1731 by the first Earl of
Buckinghamshire, it was moved to its present position during the re-
organisation of the gardens in 1872. Ref: "Blickling Hall" The National Trust
Listing NGR: TG1795228668
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