DRAGON FOUNTAIN

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1312842

Date first listed: 02-Nov-1983

Statutory Address: DRAGON FOUNTAIN, SOUTHERN GARDEN TO EATON HALL

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: DRAGON FOUNTAIN, SOUTHERN GARDEN TO EATON HALL

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

District: Cheshire West and Chester (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Eaton

National Grid Reference: SJ 41391 60588

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

SJ 4160 EATON C.P. SOUTHERN GARDEN TO EATON HALL

9/92 Dragon Fountain

GV II

Fountain Statuary, circa 1896, for 1st Duke of Westminster, tentatively attributed to Edwin Lutyens. Stone statuary. The dragon bears a bowl on his back, above which are 2 intertwined dolphins. The fountain and pool (q.v.) are the centrepiece of the south "Italian" garden. Country Life April 20th 1901 (photograph).

Listing NGR: SJ4139260588

Legacy

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

Legacy System number: 55288

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
'Country Life' in 20 April, (1901)
Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 6 Cheshire,

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