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QUEEN VICTORIA JUBILEE 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: QUEEN VICTORIA JUBILEE FOUNTAIN

List entry Number: 1113571

Location

QUEEN VICTORIA JUBILEE FOUNTAIN, ST MARY'S BUTTS

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

County:

District: Reading

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 14-Dec-1978

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 39151

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

ST MARY'S BUTTS 1. 5128

Queen Victoria Jubilee Fountain SU 7173 SW 2/562 II 2. 1887. Designed by G. W. Webb. Portland stone. Ashlar with polished granite columns and red sandstone bands. Oval 3 stage fountain. Large lower basin (now flower beds) and drinking bowls. Colonnaded drum with inscribed frieze. Smaller drum over with canopied oval cone supporting single columns capped by griffins and further capped by crown. Water formerly spouted from the top and from the gargoyles' mouths. A typical Victorian amalgam of forms and conceits.

Listing NGR: SU7136973303

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National Grid Reference: SU 71369 73303

Map

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