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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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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

Plus Code: 9C5VM953+Q8

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

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

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

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