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Water Tower, Bournemouth

Description: Water Tower

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 February 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 101805

OS Grid Reference: SZ1121292187
OS Grid Coordinates: 411212, 92187
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7292, -1.8425

Locality: Bournemouth
County: Bournemouth
Country: England
Postcode: BH1 4HP

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Listing Text

1. PALMERSTON ROAD
5186 (East Side)
Water Tower
40/1192 26/249

II

2.
Bournemouth and District Water Co, circa 1869. Massive tower of round-arched
brickwork, in alternating courses of reddish-brown stretchers and blue headers.
Round-arched entrance. 3 main storeys: round-headed in triplets on ground and
1st floors, in quartets on 2nd - all blind to north and south. Double dentil
cornices above ground and 1st floors, triple dentil main cornice with far-projecting
top. Tank on roof.


Listing NGR: SZ1121292187

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Source: English Heritage

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