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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.

Name: MEMORIAL FOUNTAIN

List entry Number: 1262769

Location

MEMORIAL FOUNTAIN

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

County District District Type Parish
OxfordshireWest OxfordshireDistrict AuthoritySpelsbury

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 30-Aug-1988

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 434140

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

SPELSBURY TASTON SP32SE 3/181 Memorial fountain

II

Fountain. 1862 for the Dillon family. Limestone and pink sandstone with some polished granite. Gothic style. The water flows from a steeple-like structure rising from a sandstone base on 4 short granite columns with stiff-leaf capitals bearing pointed arches within gables; the drum of the circular limestone superstructure is pierced by a band of quatrefoils, and carries an ornamented spire. A band of decoration around the front arch includes the words "IN MEMORIAM", and a plate on the rear wall commemorates Henrietta Viscountess Dillon.

Listing NGR: SP3603821980

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National Grid Reference: SP 36038 21980

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