MEMORIAL FOUNTAIN

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1100601

Date first listed: 25-Jan-1985

Statutory Address: MEMORIAL FOUNTAIN, HIGH STREET

Map

Ordnance survey map of MEMORIAL FOUNTAIN
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Location

Statutory Address: MEMORIAL FOUNTAIN, HIGH STREET

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

County: Gloucestershire

District: Forest of Dean (District Authority)

Parish: Newnham

National Grid Reference: SO 69061 11742

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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

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 354023

Legacy System: LBS

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