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Drinking Fountain Circa 50 Metres South of Stable Block to Astley Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Chorley, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6595 / 53°39'34"N

Longitude: -2.6467 / 2°38'48"W

OS Eastings: 357357

OS Northings: 418302

OS Grid: SD573183

Mapcode National: GBR 9VY3.SX

Mapcode Global: WH97C.98WX

Entry Name: Drinking Fountain Circa 50 Metres South of Stable Block to Astley Hall

Listing Date: 21 February 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1203689

English Heritage Legacy ID: 357541

Location: Chorley, Lancashire, PR7

County: Lancashire

District: Chorley

Town: Chorley

Electoral Ward/Division: Chorley North West

Built-Up Area: Chorley

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Chorley St Laurence

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 51 NE CHORLEY ASTLEY PARK

5/26 Drinking fountain
c.50 metres south of
stable block to
Astley Hall
-
GV II


Drinking fountain, probably late C19. Cast iron. Decorated
pedestal carrying shallow dish with smaller bowl on stem rising
from its centre is protected by a domed canopy of intricate
open work supported by 4 fluted columns: rising from these-
columns on each side is a multi-foil semicircular arch, above
which is a round cartouche enclosing a leaf with a heron at the
centre, stylised leopards' heads on 2 corners of the coping.


Listing NGR: SD5735718302

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

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