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Stone Fountain to North of Lower Terrace in Melbourne Hall Gardens

A Grade I Listed Building in Melbourne, Derbyshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8215 / 52°49'17"N

Longitude: -1.4209 / 1°25'15"W

OS Eastings: 439118

OS Northings: 325039

OS Grid: SK391250

Mapcode National: GBR 6G9.1L4

Mapcode Global: WHDHF.4BMT

Entry Name: Stone Fountain to North of Lower Terrace in Melbourne Hall Gardens

Listing Date: 10 November 1967

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1204272

English Heritage Legacy ID: 83056

Location: Melbourne, South Derbyshire, Derbyshire, DE73

County: Derbyshire

District: South Derbyshire

Civil Parish: Melbourne

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Melbourne St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

SK 39/3925 PARISH OF MELBOURNE CHURCH CLOSE
6/71 (East Side)
10.11.67 Stone Fountain to North
of Lower Terrace in
Melbourne Hall Gardens
GV I
Fountain with central statue. c1704, with later repairs.
Statue by Jan van Nost. Erected as part of a French style
garden designed by Royal Gardeners to Queen Anne, London and
Wise, for Thomas Coke of Melbourne Hall with work carried out by
William Cook of Walcot. Stone and lead. Circular stone pool
with moulded nosings to copings and plain pedestal to centre,
topped by small lead statue of a boy with a fountain coming from
his hand. Designed as a pair to similar fountain to south.
Included in the Derbyshire Historic Gardens Register at Grade I.
See item 6/63 for sources.


Listing NGR: SK3911825039

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