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The Fountain Basin, 200 Metres North-West of Whispering Waters

A Grade II Listed Building in Gainford, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.5509 / 54°33'3"N

Longitude: -1.7513 / 1°45'4"W

OS Eastings: 416186

OS Northings: 517327

OS Grid: NZ161173

Mapcode National: GBR JH6T.ND

Mapcode Global: WHC5M.2WB1

Entry Name: The Fountain Basin, 200 Metres North-West of Whispering Waters

Listing Date: 4 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1323004

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111039

Location: Gainford, County Durham, DL2

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Gainford

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Gainford

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 11 NE 162173 GAINFORD A67
(South side, off)

6/86 The Fountain Basin,
200 metres north-west
of Whispering Waters
II


Mineral water fountain with double basin. Probably C18. Sandstone. Font-like
circular basin with curled-out rim stands in centre of similar, though lower
and wider, basin. Water issues from central pipe and flows over channels on
rim of basins to be discharged into the River Tees via a 1.5 metre long stone
gutter.


Listing NGR: NZ1618617327

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