Vintage Fountains & Birdbaths 

This section can include anything that has a connection to water such as a salvaged cast iron well pump or a vintage lead wall mask, a weathered stone birdbath or an antique cast iron fountain. The inclusion of water can have a magical effect in a garden whether it is a shallow antique stone basin for visiting birds or water running through a reclaimed stone channel into a dark pool below. 

  • £475 In Stock

    Item no:2040

    An antique garden birdbath, the round limestone top originally from Bath now supported on a tapered and fluted stone column. This is a successful marriage of two salvaged elements to make an interesting and unique birdbath.  19th century 

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    Item no:1637

    An old salvaged sandstone gothic feature from Derbyshire consisting of an upturned spire section on an associated square plinth. The unusual design of this spire section gives potential for it to be used as a water feature with the water being piped upwards through the centre and running out through the six vertical niches. Otherwise it could be planted...

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    Item no:1891

    An antique limestone birdbath from Dorset, the rough hewn basin on a two part column and base. This is an excellent garden birdbath which is large enough to be a feature in its own right and has a really unusual natural style. 19th or early 20th century.

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    Item no:1782

    A vintage lead birdbath, the round bowl supported by two putti on a rockwork base. This is an attractive and well modelled birdbath which has the dark grey surface patination typical of early 20th century leadwork.  Early 20th century. 

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    Item no:1696

    A rare antique lead wall mask modelled as Pan with curved horns, goatlike ears and an unkept beard. The mask has it's original wall attachment projecting from the back, including a pipe to the mouth, so it could be re-used as a wall fountain. The overall condition and quality of the modelling is very good and it was probably made by the Bromsgrove Guild...

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    Item no:1642

    A vintage portland stone birdbath of tall and slender proportions, the octagonal bath supported by a shaped square column. This is a good quality and original stone ornament which will create an elegant focal point in a garden.Early 20th Century

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    Item no:1756

    An antique lead water pump with two outlets and the maker's name and date on the front reading 'H. Jenkins. Plummer. 1794'. This pump was probably originally housed within a wooden frame which supported the iron handle and the internal plumbing. It has more detail on the front than is usual, normally it was only the front of the square box around the...

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    Item no:1169

    A large and rare D-shaped stone water trough with a straight back making it suitable to be put against a wall where it could form the basin for a wall fountain. This is an unusual trough from the Herefordshire borders and is in good condition for its age.18th century or earlier

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    Item no:1737

    A large stone water trough, rectangular in shape with a very thick base and three holes along the top of the front face which were presumably for tethering animals while they drank. Although bought from a private English garden, this is an imported trough, probably originating from China, which has two outstanding qualities. Firstly, it definitely holds...

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    Item no:1790

    An antique lead fountainhead cast as a dragon with an integral backplate for fitting to a wall. This is an unusual object with good definition which projects well out from the backplate and could be the principal feature in a circulating wall fountain. It was originally in a large garden in North Worcestershire and was probably made by the Bromsgrove...

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    Item no:1724

    An antique cast-iron fountain of elegant proportions, the single bowl raised on a tapered fluted support. The general condition of this fountain is good although it is superficially distressed with peeling layers of paint and rust showing through in places, a look which enhances its decorative appeal for some people. It could be reused either as a...

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    Item no:1972

    An antique rectangular water tank made from fielded cast iron panels bolted together. The long sides are cast within the panel with the owner's name, Robert Hall, and the date, 1872. This is a rare example of a Victorian cistern tank made from cast iron but similar in design to earlier lead water cisterns.  It came from a village in North Yorkshire and...

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About Holloways Antiques

Holloways sell garden antiques and garden ornament, antique pots and planters, salvaged garden ornament and reclaimed garden ornament from our courtyards around the family farm, near Malvern in Worcestershire. We specialise in old English stone including old farm troughs, millstones and staddle stones. We also have a range of interesting garden sculpture, garden statues and contemporary garden art.

We are situated in the beautiful English countryside and a visit to see our collection is never wasted. You can browse for hours in the extensive courtyards where you might find an old stone cider mill complete with millstone, a stone tough for planting alpines, an early 20th century lead urn, or a contemporary sculpture to use as a garden centrepiece. All will make your garden unique.

Holloways have been dealers in garden antiques for over 25 years and Edward Holloway is one of the leading experts in antique garden ornament and vintage garden ornament in the UK.

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