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Latitude: 52.8215 / 52°49'17"N
Longitude: -1.4209 / 1°25'15"W
OS Eastings: 439118
OS Northings: 325039
OS Grid: SK391250
Mapcode National: GBR 6G9.1L4
Mapcode Global: WHDHF.4BMT
Entry Name: Stone Fountain to North of Lower Terrace in Melbourne Hall Gardens
Listing Date: 10 November 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1204272
English Heritage Legacy ID: 83056
Location: Melbourne, South Derbyshire, Derbyshire, DE73
District: South Derbyshire
Civil Parish: Melbourne
Built-Up Area: Melbourne
Traditional County: Derbyshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire
Church of England Parish: Melbourne St Michael
Church of England Diocese: Derby
SK 39/3925 PARISH OF MELBOURNE CHURCH CLOSE
6/71 (East Side)
10.11.67 Stone Fountain to North
of Lower Terrace in
Melbourne Hall Gardens
Fountain with central statue. c1704, with later repairs.
Statue by Jan van Nost. Erected as part of a French style
garden designed by Royal Gardeners to Queen Anne, London and
Wise, for Thomas Coke of Melbourne Hall with work carried out by
William Cook of Walcot. Stone and lead. Circular stone pool
with moulded nosings to copings and plain pedestal to centre,
topped by small lead statue of a boy with a fountain coming from
his hand. Designed as a pair to similar fountain to south.
Included in the Derbyshire Historic Gardens Register at Grade I.
See item 6/63 for sources.
Listing NGR: SK3911825039
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