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MEMORIAL FOUNTAIN

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: MEMORIAL FOUNTAIN

List entry Number: 1100601

Location

MEMORIAL FOUNTAIN, HIGH STREET

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

County: Gloucestershire

District: Forest of Dean

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Newnham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 25-Jan-1985

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 354023

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List entry Description

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

SO 61 SE NEWNHAM HIGH STREET (west side) 2/55 Memorial Fountain -

- II

Fountain. Dated 1897. Cotswold limestone. About 3 m high set in central strip of High Street, opposite Ashby House. Stone basin with arched niche carrying frieze and dentilled cornice, upper obelisk supported by four scrolled buttresses set diagonally. Lower part of obelisk carries VR mono- gram on square panel in stone with carved foliage decoration. Lion-head spouts to basin and carved dolphins in niche recess; bronze plaque in frieze panel, inscribed VR 1897; also new plates GRV 1935 and ERII 1977. The whole set on engineering brick paved area to recess retained by rubble sandstone wall.

Listing NGR: SO6906111742

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National Grid Reference: SO 69061 11742

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