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Memorial Fountain at Junction with Road to Ford

A Grade II Listed Building in Stanhope, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.7488 / 54°44'55"N

Longitude: -2.0146 / 2°0'52"W

OS Eastings: 399157

OS Northings: 539320

OS Grid: NY991393

Mapcode National: GBR GFCJ.MG

Mapcode Global: WHB3D.0WYV

Entry Name: Memorial Fountain at Junction with Road to Ford

Listing Date: 5 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1277124

English Heritage Legacy ID: 407624

Location: Stanhope, County Durham, DL13

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Stanhope

Built-Up Area: Stanhope

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Stanhope and Rookhope

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NY 9939 (South side)

34/289 Memorial Fountain
at junction with
road to ford
Memorial fountain. Dated 1877; on behalf of the people of Stanhope, commemorating
'the late J.J. Roddam of New-Town'. Sandstone ashlar and pink granite. Gothic
style. Round-cornered step to fountain with granite basin, under gabled cusped
canopy resting on corbelled granite shafts with stone clasping bands and foliage
capitals; similar shafts recessed, supporting inner arch, and at corners.
3 diminishing upper stages with top blind arcade and steeply-sloped coping.
Much Gothic ornament. Panel on left return commemorating Roddam. One shaft
missing attime of survey.

Listing NGR: NY9915739320

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

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