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Drinking Fountain

A Grade II Listed Building in Sleaford, Lincolnshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.9994 / 52°59'57"N

Longitude: -0.4101 / 0°24'36"W

OS Eastings: 506796

OS Northings: 345852

OS Grid: TF067458

Mapcode National: GBR FQL.YZQ

Mapcode Global: WHGK6.NWX0

Entry Name: Drinking Fountain

Listing Date: 14 November 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1360443

English Heritage Legacy ID: 191807

Location: Sleaford, North Kesteven, Lincolnshire, NG34

County: Lincolnshire

District: North Kesteven

Civil Parish: Sleaford

Built-Up Area: Sleaford

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Sleaford St Denys

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text


1.
5312 MARKET PLACE
(Centre)
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Drinking Fountain

Tf 0645 1/117

II GV

2
Gothic style canopy. Inscription on cornice of roof:- In memory of Frederick
William/6th Earl and 2nd Marquis of Bristol/by a few of his Lincolnshire tenantry/
erected in the year of our Lord 1874. Stone slate pyramid roof with finial of
coat of arms and coronet supported on 4 polished granite columns with stone bases
and with oak-leaf capitals. Frieze with inscription and vine scroll. Step.
Beneath is plain stone gabled spout. Disused at time of survey.

Forms a group with Town Hall (Sessions House).


Listing NGR: TF0679645852

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