FOUNTAIN, APPROXIMATELY 50 METRES EAST OF BLICKLING HALL

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1051430

Date first listed: 28-Mar-1988

Statutory Address: FOUNTAIN, APPROXIMATELY 50 METRES EAST OF BLICKLING HALL

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: FOUNTAIN, APPROXIMATELY 50 METRES EAST OF BLICKLING HALL

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Norfolk

District: Broadland (District Authority)

Parish: Blickling

National Grid Reference: TG 17952 28668

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

TG 12 NE BLICKLING

4/4 Fountain, approx. 50m east of Blickling Hall

GV II

Garden fountain. Late C16/early C17. Limestone. Hexagonal central shaft with consoles below bowl on three faces. Three scroll-topped buttresses with drapery folds and head-spouts. Three gadrooned bowls between buttresses; circular gadrooned top bowl, probably later. All set in a circular pool. The fountain was acquired from Oxnead Hall c.1731 by the first Earl of Buckinghamshire, it was moved to its present position during the re- organisation of the gardens in 1872. Ref: "Blickling Hall" The National Trust 1985.

Listing NGR: TG1795228668

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 228663

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Blickling Hall, (1985)
Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 29 Norfolk,

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