Vence Wall Fountain: A Descendant of the French Alpes
The Vence Wall Fountain inspiration comes of the switch backs of the French Alpes. As you cycle the ascents to the top of the Alpes, you discover similar fountains like the Vence Wall Fountain. Cyclist, hikers, and villagers stop along the climb and fill their water bottles from the spigots on their journeys.
Large wall fountains similar this the Vence fountain are statement pieces for the patio or courtyard area. Below are all the details that will help you determine the right placement at your location.
Vence Wall Fountain Measurement Details
- Lenght 30 inches
- Width/Depth 23 inches
- Height 70 inches
- Base Length 28.5 inches
- Base depth 21.25 inches
- weight 925 pounds
Vence Wall Fountain Product Information
- Made in the USA from premium cast stone concrete.
- Twelve finishes available - Shown in Alpine Stone ( AS )
- Includes UL-listed pump. No plumbing is needed. Water recirculates within the fountain.
- The black, six-foot cord plugs into any standard 3-prong electrical outlet.
- Cast stone and concrete construction
- Pump included and installation instructions
- Ideal for outdoor use
- No additional water source.
- No plumbing needed
- Pump recirculates water
- Ships via LTL Freight Carrier for free standard curbside delivery
- Recommended Fountain Cover - Large
How difficult is it to install the Vence Wall Fountain?
The installation process for this wall fountain is easy, but it is important to understand that this weighs 925 pounds. This water feature comes in a few pieces making it easier to manage but requires planning.
Tools necessary to install the Vence Wall Fountain
- Durable hand cart
- Flat shovel
- 4-foot level
- Hand tamp
- Tie down strap/ rope
Delivery & Site Prep
Our team of shipping experts will contact you to schedule a delivery day at your home or office. Once you have a good understanding of your delivery day, prepare the site for installation. Make sure to level the ground and use two to four inches of gravel to provide a solid surface. Locate the closest electrical outlet and make sure it has a GFCI Outdoor cover installed. The fountain will be delivered curbside and please make sure to do a complete inspection of the fountain before signing the delivery ticket.
Using a hand cart to move the fountain pieces will reduce injuries as well as damage to the fountain. During the unpacking process, there will be an excessive amount of packaging materials and cardboard. Use these materials to protect the fountain while transporting on the hand cart. Also, make sure the use a tie down strap or roping to tie the fountain to the cart.
Installation Instruction & Installation Tip
The fountain will come with instruction and take a few minutes to read them, familiarize yourself with the parts and begin the assembly. There is only one trick to installing all these fountains, the electrical cord travels through the compression fitting from the inside water basin to the exterior of the basin. Typically beneath the fountain. Look at the lower basin and become familiar with the location, it is best to leave a little excavated area so the cord does not cause the fountain basin to be unlevel.
If you are looking for a large scale patio or courtyard fountain for your home or office, this could be the right water feature. If you are interested in purchasing the Vence Wall Fountain by Campania International, learn more here.