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Drinking Fountain

A Grade II Listed Building in Stinchcombe, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6876 / 51°41'15"N

Longitude: -2.3931 / 2°23'35"W

OS Eastings: 372924

OS Northings: 198836

OS Grid: ST729988

Mapcode National: GBR 0LS.1SY

Mapcode Global: VH951.GVR4

Entry Name: Drinking Fountain

Listing Date: 26 April 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1340579

English Heritage Legacy ID: 131570

Location: Stinchcombe, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL11

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: Stinchcombe

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Stinchcombe St Cyr

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

ST 79 NW STINCHCOMBE WICK ROAD
3/117 (east side)

Drinking fountain

II


Fountain. Dated 1887. Squared and coursed marlstone, stone slate capping. Arched
recess under coped gable, the fountain recess taken back square from responds, with
small radius quadrant comers to flat back; slightly pointed arch springs from heavy
2-stage corbels. Small water spout discharges over plain Pennant stone slab.
Commemorative tablet in a Shelly 'marble' reads: 'APRIL 26 1887. TO THE DEAR AND
HONOURED MEMORY OF GEORGE PHIPPS PREVOST' followed by 5-line doggerel. Prevost was
'perpetual curate' in the parish.

Total height of fountain c3 m and width c2.25 m.


Listing NGR: ST7292498836

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