Late Victorian esplanade gardens, now planted in formal style. Features include fountain, raised beds,and landscaped putting green. Retaining walls, terraces, bastions and steps (LB II), bandstand, drinking fountains and kiosks. Public open space.
EH -GV II Fountain. Late C19, by the Coalbrookdale Company. Cast iron. Highly ornate design, with four consoles to base and two bowls, finished with the figure of a cherub wrestling with a snake, a reference to the mythic character and legend of Laocoon. One of a series of fountains produced from 1845 by the celebrated Coalbrookdale Company.
Listing NGR: ST3177461361 – Grade ll