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Drinking Fountain

A Grade II Listed Building in Buxton, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.2557 / 53°15'20"N

Longitude: -1.9152 / 1°54'54"W

OS Eastings: 405757

OS Northings: 373194

OS Grid: SK057731

Mapcode National: GBR HZ2S.5M

Mapcode Global: WHBBS.KF7F

Entry Name: Drinking Fountain

Listing Date: 10 December 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1258032

English Heritage Legacy ID: 463172

Location: High Peak, Derbyshire, SK17

County: Derbyshire

District: High Peak

Town: High Peak

Electoral Ward/Division: Buxton Central

Built-Up Area: Buxton

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Buxton with Burbage and King Sterndale

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text


616-1/4/58 (West side)
10/12/73 Drinking Fountain


Drinking Fountain or Well Head. Early C19. Weathered dressed
stone. Bowl shaped urn with rolled top on stepped base,
supported by square stone pedestal with cornice to top. The
pedestal base has recessed panels on 3 sides; that to front is
arched possibly originally with raised motif and date 1840.
The rear is of coursed stone blocks.

Listing NGR: SK0575773194

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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