Fountain in Great Court NHLE Data

Fountain in Great Court is listed on the National Heritage List for England with the following data. Some information may have become outdated since the date of listing. Text courtesy of Historic England. © Crown Copyright, reprinted under the Open Government License.

Listed Building Data

List Entry ID
1331803
Grade
I
Name
TRINITY COLLEGE, FOUNTAIN IN GREAT COURT
Location
TRINITY COLLEGE, FOUNTAIN IN GREAT COURT
Grid Reference
TL 44746 58636

Listed Building Details

TRINITY COLLEGE 1. 942 Fountain in Great Court TL 4458 NE 3/299 26.4.50. I 2. Erected in 1602 and repaired in 1716. An outstanding example of the work of the date. Cliffe and Clipsham stone ashlar. Completely rebuilt by Robert Grumbold in 1716, and repaired at several later dates. The main basin has a plinth and solid panelled base from which spring Ionic columns supporting arches, an entablature then ribs crowned by a Royal lion with the Tudor arms. Within the main basin is a stone column supporting two smaller basins. The whole is highly worked and decorative. (RCHM).

Listing NGR: TL4474658636