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Horse Trough and Drinking Fountain on Pavement in Front of Number 87

A Grade II Listed Building in Rayleigh, Essex

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Latitude: 51.586 / 51°35'9"N

Longitude: 0.6054 / 0°36'19"E

OS Eastings: 580597

OS Northings: 190672

OS Grid: TQ805906

Mapcode National: GBR QNS.HW1

Mapcode Global: VHJKX.FDXK

Entry Name: Horse Trough and Drinking Fountain on Pavement in Front of Number 87

Listing Date: 14 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1112682

English Heritage Legacy ID: 123031

Location: Rayleigh, Rochford, Essex, SS6

County: Essex

District: Rochford

Civil Parish: Rayleigh

Built-Up Area: Rayleigh

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Rayleigh Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

TQ 8090-8190
(east side)
Horse Trough and
Drinking fountain on
pavement in front of
No. 87

Horse trough and drinking fountain. C19. Stone. Curved trough on stone
supports, one side inscribed Metropolitan Drinking Fountain. Cattle Trough
Association. Victoria Street. The north end is raised and curved with a flat
head, the edges moulded, the north face has a spout opening and an iron cup
ring, a moulded semi-circular basin at the base with curved and moulded soffit
and pendant. Few of these drinking fountains survive in Essex.

Listing NGR: TQ8059790672

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

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