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Latitude: 52.8206 / 52°49'13"N
Longitude: -1.421 / 1°25'15"W
OS Eastings: 439113
OS Northings: 324936
OS Grid: SK391249
Mapcode National: GBR 6G9.1KC
Mapcode Global: WHDHF.4CLJ
Entry Name: Stone Fountain to South of Lower Terrace in Melbourne Hall Gardens
Listing Date: 10 November 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1204317
English Heritage Legacy ID: 83058
Location: Melbourne, South Derbyshire, Derbyshire, DE73
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
SK 38/3925 PARISH OF MELBOURNE CHURCH CLOSE
6/73 (East Side)
10.11.67 Stone Fountain to South
of Lower Terrace in
Melbourne Hall Gardens
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
Cooke of Walcot. Stone and lead. Circular stone pool with
moulded nosing to copings and plain pedestal to centre topped by
small lead statue of a boy blowing a whistle, from which the
fountain issues. Designed as a pair to similar fountain to
north. Included in the Derbyshire. Historic Gardens Register at
Grade I. See item 6/63 for sources.
Listing NGR: SK3911324936
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