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Warlingham Park Hospital Water Tower

A Grade II Listed Building in Chelsham and Farleigh, Surrey

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3186 / 51°19'6"N

Longitude: -0.03 / 0°1'48"W

OS Eastings: 537377

OS Northings: 159560

OS Grid: TQ373595

Mapcode National: GBR KJ.P45

Mapcode Global: VHGS0.F4H0

Entry Name: Warlingham Park Hospital Water Tower

Listing Date: 10 March 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1377664

English Heritage Legacy ID: 287951

Location: Chelsham and Farleigh, Tandridge, Surrey, CR6

County: Surrey

District: Tandridge

Civil Parish: Chelsham and Farleigh

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Chelsham St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added:

CHELSHAM AND FARLEIGH CHELSHAM ROAD (off)
TQ 35 NE
303-/3/10006 Wadingham Park Hospital
Water Tower
II

Water tower. 1903 by G H Oakley and W S Skinner as part of Warlingham Park Hospital, a
mental asylum for the county Borough of Croydon. Free-standing Venetian-style campanile.
Three stages of red brick in flemish bond with two stages above in bands of yellow and red
brick in flemish bond and clockstage above in red brick. Hipped slate roof with iron weather
vane. three lower stages have lancet windows and round-headed windows to ground floor and
round-headed doorcase with 6 flush-panelled door and louvred fanlight. Lean-to to rear. Above
this are 2 stages of ribbed polychrome brickwork with lancets. Water tank stage above has
chamfered corners, blank round-headed arches, clock faces on three sides and
pseudo-machicolations. Brick modillion eaves cornice and elaborate metal weathervane. This
water tower is very prominent in the landscape as a landmark.


Listing NGR: TQ3737759560

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