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Village Water Trough and Gabled Back Drop and Flanking Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Whittington, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8866 / 51°53'11"N

Longitude: -1.9802 / 1°58'48"W

OS Eastings: 401460

OS Northings: 220898

OS Grid: SP014208

Mapcode National: GBR 2MG.Q60

Mapcode Global: VHB1R.MVJ2

Entry Name: Village Water Trough and Gabled Back Drop and Flanking Wall

Listing Date: 11 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1155890

English Heritage Legacy ID: 129231

Location: Whittington, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL54

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Whittington

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Whittington St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

(south side)

2/126 Village water trough and gabled
back drop and flanking wall

Village water trough. Late C19. Rock-faced and dressed
limestone. Rectangular water trough in front of gabled back-drop,
placed centrally within wall c12m in length. Trough with gabled
back-drop, pointed arched recess with flat-chamfered moulded
surround with ballflower decoration. Eroded remains of possible
former standing for statue within recess. Inscription 'Waste Not,
Want Not' towards apex of gable. Stepped coping to gable, roll-
cross saddle with fleur-de-lys and metal cross at apex. Foliate
stops at bottom of coping. Wall either side stepped up towards

Listing NGR: SP0146020898

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