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Water Fountain at Junction with Stamford Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Bowdon, Trafford

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3783 / 53°22'41"N

Longitude: -2.3639 / 2°21'50"W

OS Eastings: 375889

OS Northings: 386883

OS Grid: SJ758868

Mapcode National: GBR CYYC.0Q

Mapcode Global: WH98V.NCJ0

Entry Name: Water Fountain at Junction with Stamford Road

Listing Date: 12 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1067927

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212802

Location: Trafford, WA14

County: Trafford

Electoral Ward/Division: Bowdon

Built-Up Area: Altrincham

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Bowdon St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 78 NE BOWDON FIRS ROAD
(east side)

7/46 Water fountain
at junction with
- Stamford Road

G.V. II

Water fountain. 1872 in memory of Francis Marriott. Ashlar
and polished granite. Gothic style canopy with gables over
4 cusped arch recesses which house the fountains and bowls.
Polished granite columns on either side of inscription
reading "Blessed is the man that trusteth in the Lord ...
for he shall be as a tree planted by the waters". The base
has octagonal corner columns and a 3-step plinth has 2
drinking troughs (now planters).


Listing NGR: SJ7588986883

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