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Driking Fountain in Wall to North East of Number 12, the Villlage

A Grade II Listed Building in Brancepeth, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.7364 / 54°44'11"N

Longitude: -1.6564 / 1°39'23"W

OS Eastings: 422218

OS Northings: 537994

OS Grid: NZ222379

Mapcode National: GBR JFWN.5X

Mapcode Global: WHC4W.J6FT

Entry Name: Driking Fountain in Wall to North East of Number 12, the Villlage

Listing Date: 7 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120763

English Heritage Legacy ID: 109889

Location: Brancepeth, County Durham, DH7

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Brancepeth

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Brancepeth

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 2237
(South side)
15/7 Drinking fountain
in wall to north-
east of No. 12,
The Village
Drinking fountain set against wall. Mid C19 for Brancepeth Estate. Ashlar
sandstone. Baroque details. 2.5 metres high. Enriched round-arched shell
niche, with projecting oval bowl, set in gabled surround with swept base and
small crowning semicircular pediment. Niche, containing carved grotesque
mask with water spout, has panelled semicircular surround on guttae. Relief
of Boyne family crest above niche.

Listing NGR: NZ2221837994

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

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