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Drinking Fountain

A Grade II Listed Building in Shepton Mallet, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1907 / 51°11'26"N

Longitude: -2.5468 / 2°32'48"W

OS Eastings: 361885

OS Northings: 143636

OS Grid: ST618436

Mapcode National: GBR MS.5BKX

Mapcode Global: VH8B0.SBZK

Plus Code: 9C3V5FR3+77

Entry Name: Drinking Fountain

Listing Date: 21 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1345244

English Heritage Legacy ID: 266595

Location: Shepton Mallet, Mendip, Somerset, BA4

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Shepton Mallet

Built-Up Area: Shepton Mallet

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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6/196 Drinking Fountain



Drinking Fountain. Circa 1868. Exercise in the use of English stone, comprising Cornish granite, Doulting limestone,
Cornish Serpentine and Pennant sandstone. Square Gothic structure on plinth, crocketed gables and finials. Gables have
armorial shields in blind trefoils. Metal drinking trough to West side, dog trough at base. Cast gratings over drain
around plinth. (The Builder, P90, December 5 1868).

Listing NGR: ST6188543636

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