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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.


List entry Number: 1252007



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

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Montacute

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 27-Oct-1987

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 434925

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ST4917 MONTACUTE CP THE BOROUGH (centre) 8/105 Drinking fountain GV II Drinking fountain for men and horses. 1902, rebuilt 1983. By A. R. Powys. Ham stone. Circular plan: central shaft and 3 outer piers linked by quasi-flying buttresses; the bottom trough occupying two of the three segments, with drain holes in the returns against the central pier; outer piers square, with moulded slightly-hipped tops; central pier hexagonal, with plain frieze band and matching cap; in east face a small niche, and in frieze a panel inscribed 'ER 1902'. Powys was the son of a vicar of Montacute; the monument was erected by the village to commemorate the Coronation of Edward VII: repeatedly damaged by traffic, it was reconstructed by the National Trust (information attached to fountain)

Listing NGR: ST4980316941

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National Grid Reference: ST 49803 16941


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