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Pillar Fountain at the Junction of Melbourne Lane and Stanton Hill

A Grade II Listed Building in Ticknall, Derbyshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.813 / 52°48'46"N

Longitude: -1.4659 / 1°27'57"W

OS Eastings: 436095

OS Northings: 324072

OS Grid: SK360240

Mapcode National: GBR 6G7.N6W

Mapcode Global: WHDHD.GK5C

Entry Name: Pillar Fountain at the Junction of Melbourne Lane and Stanton Hill

Listing Date: 28 April 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1140126

English Heritage Legacy ID: 352040

Location: Ticknall, South Derbyshire, Derbyshire, DE73

County: Derbyshire

District: South Derbyshire

Civil Parish: Ticknall

Built-Up Area: Ticknall

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Ticknall St George

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added:

TICKNALL -
SK 32 SE
1259-/4/10001 Pillar Fountain at
the junction of
Melbourne Lane and
Stanton Hill
GV
II

Pillar fountain. Manufactured by Glenfield and Kennedy Ltd of
Kilmarnock. Erected 1914 at the instruction of Sir Vauncey
Harpur-Crewe of Calke Abbey. Fluted cast iron cylindrical column,
with moulded domed top, incorporating tap lever handle, Lion mask
surround to tap outlet, and integral bucket platform to base. The
design, apparently of the late C19 date is referred to as
Kennedy's patent, self closing, anti-freezing Pillar fountain.
The fountain forms part of fresh water supply system for the
village of Ticknall, (itself part of the Harpur-Crewe estate),
of which 16 other examples (q.v.) survive. The fountains were
served by gravity from a reservoir filled with water drawn from
a well by wind-pump.

Listing NGR: SK3609524072

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