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Drinking Fountain Approximately 36 Metres North West of Church in St Pancras Old Church Gardens

A Grade II Listed Building in St Pancras and Somers Town, London

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Latitude: 51.5353 / 51°32'7"N

Longitude: -0.1306 / 0°7'50"W

OS Eastings: 529756

OS Northings: 183479

OS Grid: TQ297834

Mapcode National: GBR G3.VT

Mapcode Global: VHGQS.PNBW

Plus Code: 9C3XGVP9+4Q

Entry Name: Drinking Fountain Approximately 36 Metres North West of Church in St Pancras Old Church Gardens

Listing Date: 1 July 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113248

English Heritage Legacy ID: 477699

ID on this website: 101113248

Location: St Pancras Gardens, St Pancras, Camden, London, NW1

County: London

District: Camden

Electoral Ward/Division: St Pancras and Somers Town

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Camden

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Pancras Old Church

Church of England Diocese: London

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798-1/84/1269 (West side)
01/07/98 Drinking fountain approx 36m NW of
church in St Pancras Old Church


Drinking fountain. Dated 1877 on plaque. Manufactured by
Andrew Handyside and Co of Derby for William Thornton, a
senior Church Warden who presented it to the church. Painted
cast-iron. Drum with moulded base and cornice, on circular
stone base with block steps, supports a rotunda of 5 fluted
columns with acanthus capitals surmounted by an entablature
with masks on the frieze and projecting cornice to shallow
dome with acanthus leaf vase and putto having an urn on its
shoulder. The design is based on the Choragic monument of
Lysicrates in Athens.

Listing NGR: TQ2975683479

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