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Fountain and Urns Approximately 90 Metres to West of Brodsworth Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Brodsworth, Doncaster

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5571 / 53°33'25"N

Longitude: -1.2393 / 1°14'21"W

OS Eastings: 450490

OS Northings: 406992

OS Grid: SE504069

Mapcode National: GBR MWS9.HL

Mapcode Global: WHDCT.YV1D

Entry Name: Fountain and Urns Approximately 90 Metres to West of Brodsworth Hall

Listing Date: 11 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1191630

English Heritage Legacy ID: 334454

Location: Brodsworth, Doncaster, DN5

County: Doncaster

Civil Parish: Brodsworth

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Bilham

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text


SE50NW BRODSWORTH BRODSWORTH HALL

5/33 Fountain and urns
approximately
90 metres to west
of Brodsworth Hall

GV II

Fountain and urns. 1866-67 for Charles Thellusson. Marble. Fountain and
octagonal pool set on axis of west front within formal"garden which has large
urns at each corner approximately 30 metres from fountain. Moulded ashlar
dwarf wall forms pool rim. Central fountain has moulded base and shaft decorated
with carved dolphins; 3 tiers in the form of scalloped shells; bird finial with
upthrust beak. Large freestanding urns have gadrooned bases and broad rims.
Account books cited by Girouard (p.876) note a consignment in 1867 of "..marble
steps and figures and Fountain vase in Pleasure grounds".

Mark Girouard, "Brodsworth Hall, Yorkshire", Country Life, Oct 10, 1963.


Listing NGR: SE5049006992

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