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Fountain Approximately 70 Metres East of East Front of Drayton House

A Grade II Listed Building in Lowick, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.4106 / 52°24'38"N

Longitude: -0.5847 / 0°35'4"W

OS Eastings: 496365

OS Northings: 280116

OS Grid: SP963801

Mapcode National: GBR DX6.WGM

Mapcode Global: VHFNT.TN7X

Entry Name: Fountain Approximately 70 Metres East of East Front of Drayton House

Listing Date: 31 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1192211

English Heritage Legacy ID: 232521

Location: Lowick, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN14

County: Northamptonshire

District: East Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Lowick

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Lowick St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text


12/87 Fountain approx. 70m. E of E
front of Drayton House


Fountain. c.1846 by W.E. Nesfield for William and Caroline Stopford-Sackville.
Large ashlar urn, on circular plinth, with lead branched sprinkler rising from
centre. Originally part of parterre recreated by Nesfield mid C19. Located on
main east/west axis of east front of Drayton House (q.v.).
(Gardens included in HBMCE Register of Parks and Gardens at grade I.
Cornforth, J., Country Life, 20th May, 1965, p,1216; Buildings of England:
Northamptonshire, p,189; Jackson-Stops G, Drayton House, 1978).

Listing NGR: SP9636580116

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