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Water Trough

A Grade II Listed Building in Wilton, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.0811 / 51°4'52"N

Longitude: -1.8574 / 1°51'26"W

OS Eastings: 410087

OS Northings: 131322

OS Grid: SU100313

Mapcode National: GBR 3ZT.57F

Mapcode Global: FRA 7608.67F

Entry Name: Water Trough

Listing Date: 8 June 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1198691

English Heritage Legacy ID: 319259

Location: Wilton, Wiltshire, SP2

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Wilton

Built-Up Area: Wilton

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Wilton St Mary and St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

(North-West Side)
Water Trough
SU 13 SW 1/78

Dated 1901. Very wide circular moulded stone trough with water holding
base. Central barley sugar column with Corinthian capital. Lion's head
water spout now facing north. Inscribed on outer rim:

"This fountain is given by Gertrude Countess of Pembroke in memory of
happy days in Wilton trusting that it will be a comfort to all passers
by and thirsty animals A.D. 1901".

Listing NGR: SU1008731321

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

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