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Latitude: 51.0837 / 51°5'1"N
Longitude: -2.0938 / 2°5'37"W
OS Eastings: 393522
OS Northings: 131598
OS Grid: ST935315
Mapcode National: GBR 2XZ.ZCJ
Mapcode Global: FRA 66H8.430
Entry Name: Landing Stage on Fonthill Lake
Listing Date: 6 January 1966
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1184221
English Heritage Legacy ID: 321011
Location: Tisbury, Wiltshire, SP3
Civil Parish: Tisbury
Traditional County: Wiltshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire
Church of England Parish: Tisbury St John the Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
TISBURY FONTHILL PARK
ST 93 SW (south side)
1/222 Landing Stage on Fonthill Lake
Landing stage. May be mid C18, possibly by John Vardy, for Alderman Beckford or
possibly c1860 by G Devey. Limestone. Two pairs of large urns with vermiculated
bands, each pair linked by dwarf wall and with landing stage
between. Part of the C18 landscaping around Fontill Splendens,
which also included the Georgian Boathouse (q.v.) and the Archway
(q.v.). The urns are very similar to those on the Archway and
approach walls which are now thought to be by John Vardy.
Listing NGR: ST9352231598
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