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Fountain Below and to North East of Upper Water

A Grade II Listed Building in Blockley, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0227 / 52°1'21"N

Longitude: -1.7585 / 1°45'30"W

OS Eastings: 416669

OS Northings: 236056

OS Grid: SP166360

Mapcode National: GBR 4NW.08K

Mapcode Global: VHB19.GFQ8

Entry Name: Fountain Below and to North East of Upper Water

Listing Date: 26 August 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1088594

English Heritage Legacy ID: 126855

Location: Blockley, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL56

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Blockley

Built-Up Area: Northwick Park

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Blockley St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SP 13 NE 1/141 BLOCKLEY NORTHWICK PARK

Fountain Below and
to North-East of
Upper Water

II


Circa 1900, cast-iron in shallow circular stone basin. The fountain is designed in
the style of the Belle Epoque (just possibly 3rd Empire) and could be French.
Cast-iron probably or bronze: a shallow basin fed by entwined dolphins whose tails
support a further basin; bulbous acanthus stem; octagonal plinth with putti riding
dolphins and blowing conches on projecting buttresses; lion's masks in subsidiary
faces.


Listing NGR: SP1666936056

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