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Stone Cross and Drinking Fountain

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheam, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3571 / 51°21'25"N

Longitude: -0.2227 / 0°13'21"W

OS Eastings: 523848

OS Northings: 163502

OS Grid: TQ238635

Mapcode National: GBR BR.8JZ

Mapcode Global: VHGRQ.344Z

Entry Name: Stone Cross and Drinking Fountain

Listing Date: 1 March 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1183462

English Heritage Legacy ID: 206714

Location: Sutton, London, SM3

County: London

District: Sutton

Electoral Ward/Division: Cheam

Built-Up Area: Sutton

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Cheam

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

EWELL ROAD
1.
4430
(North Side)
CHEAM
Stone Cross and
Drinking Fountain
TQ 2363 NE 27/56
II
2.
l895. Stone. Tapering shaft surmounted by richly ornamented cross. Shaft merges
at its base into tall rectangular pedestal which has an embattled band and
carved inscription at the top and a moulded base; this in turn rests upon a circular
platform. From each side of the pedestal there projects a small rounded water
basin supported on a faceted shaft which in turn merges into the base of the
pedestal. A carved inscription runs round all sides of the pedestal: "To the
glory of God and in loving/Memory of those gone before/This fountain is erected
by the/Sons and daughters?/? Matilda Farmer April 1895".


Listing NGR: TQ2384863502

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