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Pillar Fountain Opposite No 145 Main Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Ticknall, Derbyshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8124 / 52°48'44"N

Longitude: -1.4702 / 1°28'12"W

OS Eastings: 435805

OS Northings: 324007

OS Grid: SK358240

Mapcode National: GBR 6G7.M3S

Mapcode Global: WHDHD.DK4S

Plus Code: 9C4WRG6H+XW

Entry Name: Pillar Fountain Opposite No 145 Main Street

Listing Date: 28 April 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1261955

English Heritage Legacy ID: 352041

Location: Ticknall, South Derbyshire, Derbyshire, DE73

County: Derbyshire

Civil Parish: Ticknall

Built-Up Area: Ticknall

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Ticknall St George

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Description

The following building shall be added:

TICKNALL MAIN STREET
SK 32 SE
1259-/4/10002 Pillar Fountain
opposite No 145 Main
Street
GV
II

Pillar fountain. Manufactured by Glenfield and Kennedy Ltd of
Kilmarnock. Erected 1914 at the instruction of Sir Vauncey
Harpur-Crewe of Calke Abbey. Fluted cast iron cylindrical column,
with moulded domed top, incorporating tap lever handle, Lion mask
surround to tap outlet, and integral bucket platform to base. The
design, apparently of the late C19 date is referred to as
Kennedy's patent, self closing, anti-freezing Pillar fountain.
The fountain forms part of a fresh water supply system for the
village of Ticknall, (itself part of the Harpur-Crewe estate),
of which 16 other examples (q.v.) survive. The fountains were
served by gravity from a reservoir filled with water drawn from
a well by wind-pump.

Listing NGR: SK3580524007

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