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Village Pump (On Central Green), Braughing

Description: Village Pump (On Central Green)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 January 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 161243

OS Grid Reference: TL3974425190
OS Grid Coordinates: 539744, 225190
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9077, 0.0301

Location: 2 The Square, Braughing, Hertfordshire SG11 2QS

Locality: Braughing
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG11 2QS

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Listing Text

Braughing village

9/52 Village Pump
(on central green)


Village pump. C18 or early C19. Cast iron spout, wooden casing,
wrought iron handle. A 2m tall rectangular wooden-cased pump,
with plinth and overhanging cap also in wood. Large spout on E
face moulded with bucket spur and elaborate leaf ornament. Spout
plugged. On N side a long sinuous iron handle with large oval
terminal weight. Fulcrum within casing. Picturesque centrepiece
to village square.

Listing NGR: TL3974425190

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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