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. 

  • £1,250 In Stock

    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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    Item no:1519

    A large vintage lead fountain comprising three stylized dolphins with entwined tails supporting a large scallop shell bowl with a pinecone finial. It is set up on an old millstone base which suits it very well and is an optional extra. This fountain is a striking feature which looks good from all angles and could be set up in a large pool or over an...

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    Item no:2112

    An antique pool surround of circular form carved from a hard limestone in an elegant bullnose profile. Formerly in a garden in the Netherlands, this is a rare opportunity to acquire the main elements of a formal pool of attractive dimensions. 19th or early 20th century. 

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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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