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Latitude: 51.339 / 51°20'20"N
Longitude: 1.4326 / 1°25'57"E
OS Eastings: 639174
OS Northings: 165587
OS Grid: TR391655
Mapcode National: GBR X0F.WJP
Mapcode Global: VHMCW.SL6W
Entry Name: Fountains Pool About 50 Metres West of Sunshelter and Rock Gardens
Listing Date: 4 February 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1281609
English Heritage Legacy ID: 172052
Location: Ramsgate, Thanet, Kent, CT11
Civil Parish: Ramsgate
Built-Up Area: Ramsgate
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
RAMSGATE VICTORIA PARADE
TR 36 NE
1/416 Fountains pool
about 50 metres
Fountain pool. 1923 by Sir John Burnet and Partners. Rendered brick.
Pentagonal pool, now filled to east, backed by a wall about 4 feet high
with end piers, with plinth and cornice. Central pedestal carrying
large square bowl on circular base, the sides of the bowl incised with
fish. On the centre of the pedestal a lion head water-spout in a
sunflower surround, with moulded circular shapes to spouts to left and
to right. The rear (west) side of the wall forms an integral bench,
with a paved platform and 3 paved returned steps down to ground level.
Part of the Winterstoke Gardens scheme of 1923, matching the sunshelter
and rock gardens (see separate item).
Listing NGR: TR3879765183
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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