DRINKING FOUNTAIN 20 METRES TO SOUTH EAST OF GRAY ART GALLERY

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1250248
Date first listed:
17-Dec-1985
Statutory Address:
DRINKING FOUNTAIN 20 METRES TO SOUTH EAST OF GRAY ART GALLERY, CLARENCE ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
DRINKING FOUNTAIN 20 METRES TO SOUTH EAST OF GRAY ART GALLERY, CLARENCE ROAD

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

District:
Hartlepool (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
NZ 50912 32702

Details

HARTLEPOOL CLARENCE ROAD NZ 5032 (west side) 10/59 Drinking Fountain, 20m to south-east of Gray Art Gallery and Museum.

- II

Ornamental drinking fountain, 1902. Polychrome faience on stone steps. Triangular plan, having moulded cornice to pedestal, ramped angle buttresses and cyma recta moulding to plinth on circular-plan steps. Above the pedestal : segmental-arched opening to each face; angle pilaster strips, continuous entablature and shallow parapet with urn finials at angles. The whole is surmounted by a hexagonal quasi-lantern with pyramidal roof and ball finial. The fountain is located within the arched openings. Plaque on north face of lantern inscribed : "Presented by Henry Withy, J.P., May 24th 1902". Originally erected in Burn Valley Gardens; moved here in 1979.

Listing NGR: NZ5091232702

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
432354
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

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