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Fountain, 18m South West of Nos 1 and 2 Brook Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Witchampton, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.8566 / 50°51'23"N

Longitude: -2.0165 / 2°0'59"W

OS Eastings: 398931

OS Northings: 106345

OS Grid: ST989063

Mapcode National: GBR 310.7A3

Mapcode Global: FRA 66NT.XX3

Entry Name: Fountain, 18m South West of Nos 1 and 2 Brook Cottages

Listing Date: 4 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1154974

English Heritage Legacy ID: 107570

Location: Witchampton, Dorset, Dorset, BH21

County: Dorset

District: East Dorset

Civil Parish: Witchampton

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Witchampton, Stanbridge and Long Crichel with More Crichel

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


13/111 Fountain, 18m south
west of Nos. 1 and 2
Brook Cottages


Fountain, fed by spring. Probably C18. Flint structure with brick
dressings. Rectangular pit, surrounded by a brick curb, with timber posts
and iron chains. 3 steps lead down from road to water level. At the back,
above the spring, a flint wall with shaped top in Flemish style. Projecting
brick arch in this with remains of flint corbel over. At left end, a
projecting wing wall of ogee profile, with brick coping. One of the original
water sources for the village. Picturesque.

Listing NGR: ST9893106345

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

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