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Former Pumping Station, Benfleet

Description: Former Pumping Station

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 116829

OS Grid Reference: TQ7769186874
OS Grid Coordinates: 577691, 186874
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5528, 0.5616

Location: 8 Grove Road, Canvey Island, Essex SS7 5HD

Locality: Benfleet
Local Authority: Castle Point Borough Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: SS7 5HD

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Listing Text

TQ 78 NE (west side)

1/11 Former Pumping Station

- II

Former water pumping station, now Benfleet Christian Fellowship Hall. C19.
Red brick, double range grey slate roof, stone parapet verges, impost level band
and plinth coping. Moulded brick eaves cornice. Single storey. Central
forward gable, round headed doorway with keystone, double doors, glazing bars to
fanlight. Right and left iron double windows with glazing bars, each with round
heads, red brick arches, stone imposts and stone cills, stone and brick bands
and plinths follow through to rear. A stone plaque to gable now covered by
creeper. Returns each with 1:1 similar windows and roundels with glazing bars
to each gable apex. Rear with 2 similar windows to south and similar door to
north, details as for front. Interior. Front and rear walls each with 4 cast
iron support columns, 3 central columns, these with octagonal lower stems,
circular upper stem and fluted capitals, metal roof trusses, ribbed and boarded
ceiling. Moulded dado band. Moulded door and window surrounds. Moulded

Listing NGR: TQ7769186874

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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