Drinking fountain at West End

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1259872
Date first listed:
20-Jan-1988
Statutory Address:
Drinking fountain at West End, Meols Parade

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Location

Statutory Address:
Drinking fountain at West End, Meols Parade

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

District:
Wirral (Metropolitan Authority)
Parish:
Non Civil Parish
National Grid Reference:
SJ 21860 89776

Details

This list entry was subject to a Minor Enhancement on 18/11/2020

SJ 28 NW 4/31

HOYLAKE MEOLS PARADE (north side) Drinking fountain at west end

II Drinking fountain. 1901 by Walter MacFarlane and Co of Glasgow. Cast iron. Openwork canopy on four columns; cusped round arches with foliate spandrels with round relief plaques of Queen Victoria above. Cupola has dragons to angles and top finial. Interior of cupola has pendants to top and angles. Drinking fountain on column with four shafts and lizards with foliate tails. Shallow bowl with incised decoration and gadrooned edge supports shaft with water jet emerging from decorated cap.

Listing NGR: SJ2186089776

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
443652
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Mitchell, D.S., MacFarlane's Castings, Walter MacFarlane and Co. Saracen Foundry Catalogue, (Sixth Edition, Republished by Historic Scotland, 2009), 412

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 21 Sep 2001
Reference: IOE01/05040/11
Rights: Copyright IoE Dr Geoffrey Court. Source Historic England Archive
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