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Pump on Roadside Outside No 4 New Cottages, Hexton

Description: Pump on Roadside Outside No 4 New Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 163014

OS Grid Reference: TL1071830875
OS Grid Coordinates: 510718, 230875
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9653, -0.3899

Location: Mill Lane, Hexton, Hertfordshire SG5 3JD

Locality: Hexton
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG5 3JD

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Listing Text

TL 1030 (East side)

8/4 Pump on roadside outside
No. 4 New Cottages

Pump. Erected c.1908 for G.H. Hodgson, lord of the manor, when he had
the stream culverted. In use up to 1940s. Cast iron with flat stone in
front. About 1.5M high a pump with cylindrincal shaft decorated with
raised rings, corbelled out to wider cylindrical fluted barrel with
large spurred spout at front (W), S-shaped long cast iron handle on S
side, and fluted domed cap with finial. A pump was originally provided
to each pair of cottages, and several survive. (Ashley Cooper (1982)84).

Listing NGR: TL1071830875

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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