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Fountain

A Grade II Listed Building in Burton on the Wolds, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7846 / 52°47'4"N

Longitude: -1.1274 / 1°7'38"W

OS Eastings: 458946

OS Northings: 321136

OS Grid: SK589211

Mapcode National: GBR 8KQ.HR5

Mapcode Global: WHDHR.N8BL

Entry Name: Fountain

Listing Date: 15 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1177579

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189283

Location: Burton on the Wolds, Charnwood, Leicestershire, LE12

County: Leicestershire

District: Charnwood

Civil Parish: Burton on the Wolds

Built-Up Area: Burton on the Wolds

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Prestwold St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SK 52 SE BURTON ON THE WOLDS MAIN STREET
1/25 Fountain

II

Fountain, probably mid C19. Flanking walls form a shallow 'U' Plan (c8'
high). Tooled ashlar, terminating in slightly moulded pilasters, and topped
by a cornice. Adjoining these pilasters are 2 small roughly shaped stones,
hitching posts perhaps. In centre of main wall, a semi circular arched recess
holds,a cast iron lion head from which water falls into a semi-circular moulded
cast iron projecting trough. Sump below.


Listing NGR: SK5894621136

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