Octagonal antique limestone pool
Octagonal antique limestone pool : Antique pool comprising 8 sides of pool surround pieces raised up on plinth stones. The pool depth is approx 40cm (16 inches) therefore, but pools such as this are generally set down into the ground so that the underside of the outer stone moulding is at ground level. Multiple examples of pools like this can be seen in historic courtyard, gardens and parks across France and other countries too.
The pool surround comprises 15 reclaimed antique French limestone pieces for the decorative 8-sided surround, and 15 plinth pieces.
Dimensions approx :
- From side to side (exterior) : 310 cm (just over 10 feet)
- From side to side (exterior) : 240 cm (just under 8 feet)
- Inner height : 42 cm (16.5 inches)
On display at BCA’s landscape show area at L’Hôtellerie-de-Flée in the Maine & Loire.