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Courthill Fountain, Dalry

A Category C Listed Building in Dalry, North Ayrshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.7076 / 55°42'27"N

Longitude: -4.7193 / 4°43'9"W

OS Eastings: 229241

OS Northings: 649369

OS Grid: NS292493

Mapcode National: GBR 36.FG6X

Mapcode Global: WH2NH.GSYV

Plus Code: 9C7QP75J+27

Entry Name: Courthill Fountain, Dalry

Listing Name: Courthill Fountain Dalry

Listing Date: 23 December 1980

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 331690

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB1190

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Dalry (N Ayrshire)

County: North Ayrshire

Electoral Ward: Dalry and West Kilbride

Parish: Dalry (N Ayrshire)

Traditional County: Ayrshire

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Description

Dated 1876. Tiered public fountain in white and polished red granite. Quatrefoil basin with squat angle columns and projecting lip on 1 face. 2nd basin supported by solid central column and 4 banded columns with gabled bases and stylised capitals. Upper small basin sits on banded clustered column. Inscription to front reads; "Presented by Thomas Biggart of Baidland to the inhabitants of Dalry 1876". This fountain was moved from Courthill Street to Townsend Road in circa 2009-2010.

Listed building record revised in 2020 (Minor update to description)

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