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John Law Baker Memorial Drinking Fountain (St Martin in the Fields Churchyard)

A Grade II Listed Building in St James's, Westminster

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Latitude: 51.5087 / 51°30'31"N

Longitude: -0.1263 / 0°7'34"W

OS Eastings: 530130

OS Northings: 180527

OS Grid: TQ301805

Mapcode National: GBR HF.TB

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.RBLS

Plus Code: 9C3XGV5F+FF

Entry Name: John Law Baker Memorial Drinking Fountain (St Martin in the Fields Churchyard)

Listing Date: 23 July 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1248613

English Heritage Legacy ID: 430320

Location: St. James's, Westminster, London, WC2N

County: Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: St James's

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Martin-in-the-Fields

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 3080 NW

John Law Baker Memorial Drinking Fountain (St-Martin-in-the-Fields Churchyard)

Drinking fountain, now disused. Installed 1866. Marble. Rectangular plinth, opposite ends with fluted basins (now infilled) on attached pedestals; surmounted by central rectangular pedestal with a large patera on front face and fine carved lion masks on returns over the bowls. Pedestal surmounted by a fluted broken column.

Inscription to the memory of John Law Baker of the Madras Army.

Listing NGR: TQ3013080527

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

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