INDIAN FOUNTAIN, CANALS AND STEPS IN GARDEN IMMEDIATELY SOUTH OF SEZINCOTE HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1305054
Date first listed:
11-Jan-1985
Statutory Address:
INDIAN FOUNTAIN, CANALS AND STEPS IN GARDEN IMMEDIATELY SOUTH OF SEZINCOTE HOUSE

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Location

Statutory Address:
INDIAN FOUNTAIN, CANALS AND STEPS IN GARDEN IMMEDIATELY SOUTH OF SEZINCOTE HOUSE

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

County:
Gloucestershire
District:
Cotswold (District Authority)
Parish:
Sezincote
National Grid Reference:
SP1718431044

Details

SP 13 SE 4/111

SEZINCOTE SEZINCOTE PARK

Indian Fountain, canals and steps in garden immediately south of Sezincote House

GV II

Fountain, steps and canals. Fountain and steps early Cl9 by Thomas Daniell for Sir Charles Cockerell, canals C20. Limestone and cast iron. Upstanding octagonal fountain base enclosing circular pool with figure of a kneeling woman at centre. Long narrow canals c10m in length and c2m wide to north and south. Steps down bank to canal on south flanked by stepped wall. Fountain: foliate cast iron uprights at each corner of octagon flanking inset panels. Pointed dentils around upper edge. Kneeling woman at centre of circular pool carrying a shell on her head from which the fountain plays. Canals to either side with hollow chamfered surrounds pair of stepped octagonal features at base of steps (q.v. sundial). Fountain, canals and steps form important features in relation to orangery (q.v.) and house (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SP1718431044

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
128749
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 16 Gloucestershire,

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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Date: 25 Jul 2002
Reference: IOE01/08139/32
Rights: Copyright IoE Helmut Schulenburg. Source Historic England Archive
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