THE FOUNTAIN

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1119632

Date first listed: 17-Jul-1980

Statutory Address: THE FOUNTAIN, FOUNTAIN STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: THE FOUNTAIN, FOUNTAIN STREET

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

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud (District Authority)

Parish: Nailsworth

National Grid Reference: ST8501599699

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History

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Details

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 16/08/2012

ST 8499 6/116 5227

FOUNTAIN STREET The Fountain

(Formerly listed under Market Street)

II

Dated 1862. Hexagonal drinking fountain with crocketted spirelet capped by poppyhead. Cusped arch with triangular head to each face, pink granite columns with carved foliate capitals. Three faces blind with texts, a valediction and "This fountain was erected in 1862 as a memorial of the late William Smith Esquire of this village by those who admired his character and deplored his removal from them by a sudden death September 29 1861 at the age of 53 years". The valediction refers to Mr Smith as "an honest lawyer". (Previously relocated to Old Market, now returned to original position)

Listing NGR: ST8501599699

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 354701

Legacy System: LBS

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