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Fountain 5 Metres South of Ruined Hall at Snelston

A Grade II Listed Building in Snelston, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 52.9892 / 52°59'21"N

Longitude: -1.7667 / 1°45'59"W

OS Eastings: 415760

OS Northings: 343566

OS Grid: SK157435

Mapcode National: GBR 491.Q4G

Mapcode Global: WHCFB.T4X7

Entry Name: Fountain 5 Metres South of Ruined Hall at Snelston

Listing Date: 13 September 1967

Last Amended: 19 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1109727

English Heritage Legacy ID: 81320

Location: Snelston, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE6

County: Derbyshire

District: Derbyshire Dales

Civil Parish: Snelston

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Snelston St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

2/90 (North Side)
Fountain 5 metres south of
13.9.67 Ruined Hall at Snelston
(formerly listed as 'Fountain
near the Hall')

Fountain. c1828 by L N Cottingham. Sandstone. Octagonal in plan with extra small
semi-circular shaped lobes to four sides, to centre a tall moulded pier. Walls to base
are approximately 2 feet high and moulded to exterior. Central pier is octagonal with
frieze of shields over the water level. Above this the pier splays outwards and the
cornice over has carved heads to each side, with lead pipes in their mouths, from which
water flowed. Above again, a shallow base which formerly supported a large basin,
which has now disappeared.

Listing NGR: SK1576043566

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

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