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Pumping Station at the Old Water Works, Bournemouth

Description: Pumping Station at the Old Water Works

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 January 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 101780

OS Grid Reference: SZ1459592540
OS Grid Coordinates: 414595, 92540
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7323, -1.7945

Location: Iford Lane, Bournemouth BH6 5NF

Locality: Bournemouth
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH6 5NF

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Listing Text

(North East Side)
Pumping Station at
The Old Water Works
SZ 1492 36/285 17.1.74.


Pumping station of circa 1875, buff brick of attractive rough-cut texture. Tapered
80 ft chimney with heavy capping, local landmark on riverside. Segment-headed
blind arcades, some enclosing segmant-headed windows, much altered and extended,
hipped roof of slate replaced by ambles covered in corrugated asbestos. 2 outbuildings
also buff brick, segment-headed windows and slate roofs. Modern extensions for
coach repair works.

Pumping Station and Superintendent's House at The Old Water Works form a group.

Listing NGR: SZ1459592540

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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