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Drinking Fountain

A Grade II Listed Building in Ilkeston, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 52.971 / 52°58'15"N

Longitude: -1.3094 / 1°18'33"W

OS Eastings: 446474

OS Northings: 341736

OS Grid: SK464417

Mapcode National: GBR 7FT.RRX

Mapcode Global: WHDGP.VLN7

Entry Name: Drinking Fountain

Listing Date: 6 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1140443

English Heritage Legacy ID: 352252

Location: Erewash, Derbyshire, DE7

County: Derbyshire

District: Erewash

Town: Erewash

Electoral Ward/Division: Little Hallam

Built-Up Area: Ilkeston

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Ilkeston St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

SK 4641 NW
7/49 (West side)
Drinking Fountain

Drinking fountain, horse-trough and lamp standard. 1889,
restored in 1980. Cast iron on a stone base. Trefoil base with
steps up on west side. Horse trough around other three sides.
Hexagonal body. The main feature facing east, with two sides
curving out to piers supporting putti holding urns. Between
these a gothic arch enclosing a face in relief, the mouth
spouting water. Colonnettes at the angles. Trefoil caps with
frieze and blocks in the angles of the trefoil supporting crowns
and brackets supporting the lamp standard. The lamp standard
has a twisted column with capital and top branching to two
tapering square lanterns.

Listing NGR: SK4647441736

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