FOUNTAIN, 160 METRES WEST OF BIDDICK HALL

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1120992

Date first listed: 23-Feb-1987

Statutory Address: FOUNTAIN, 160 METRES WEST OF BIDDICK HALL

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: FOUNTAIN, 160 METRES WEST OF BIDDICK HALL

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

District: County Durham (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Bournmoor

National Grid Reference: NZ 31240 52789

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History

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Details

BOURNMOOR LAMBTON PARK NZ 35 SW 5/17 Inset Fountain, 160 metres west of Biddick Hall II

Garden fountain. Probably assembled in late C19, incorporating early C18 fragments. Carved stone. Baroque style.

Tall fountain, in centre of circular stone basin, in 4 sections: late C19 octagonal-plan pedestal, with vermiculate rustication, on rock-faced plinth; probably early C18 boldly-carved Baroque base with sea-monsters, fish and shells etc; probably early C18 wide, shallow shell bowl with deeply-scalloped rim; possibly C18 crowning feature with carved stone pelicans and foliage.

Listing NGR: NZ3124052789

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 109363

Legacy System: LBS

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