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Water Pump, Halfway Along, on the Left, Avening

Description: Water Pump, Halfway Along, on the Left

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 December 2003
English Heritage Building ID: 1409335

OS Grid Reference: ST8818797883
OS Grid Coordinates: 388187, 197882
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6796, -2.1722

Locality: Avening
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL8 8LY

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Listing Text

Village pump or conduit head. Installed 1894 by the Calcutts of Avening Park. Cast-iron. Small fluted column with a spout on the front and a domed cap with a finial.
This is one of seven similar pumps in the village of Avening that were fed from a large reservoir at the west end of the village.
An interesting example of Victorian water supply provided by an estate to its tenants.

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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