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Fountain Approximately 10 Yards South of the Chapel of Alton Towers

A Grade II Listed Building in Farley, Staffordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.9859 / 52°59'9"N

Longitude: -1.8934 / 1°53'36"W

OS Eastings: 407256

OS Northings: 343180

OS Grid: SK072431

Mapcode National: GBR 37K.VHM

Mapcode Global: WHBD4.W6LR

Entry Name: Fountain Approximately 10 Yards South of the Chapel of Alton Towers

Listing Date: 17 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1286956

English Heritage Legacy ID: 275085

Location: Farley, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, ST10

County: Staffordshire

District: Staffordshire Moorlands

Civil Parish: Farley

Built-Up Area: Alton Park

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Alton St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

FARLEY C.P. ALTON PARK
SK 0643-0743
12/90 Fountain approximately
10 yards south of the Chapel
of Alton Towers
GV II

Fountain. Early C19. Ashlar. Circular plan. Outer sunken
basin containing an octagonal pedestal carrying a circular inner
basin on carved animal feet with an everted rim, within this stands
a fountain with moulded base and pedestal and oversailing basin.
This item forms part of the, important garden layout at Alton Towers
(q.v.) which is included at Grade I on the HBMC Garden Register.


Listing NGR: SK0725643180

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