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Pump House at Tr 118 346, Lympne

Description: Pump House at Tr 118 346

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 175578

OS Grid Reference: TR1176134610
OS Grid Coordinates: 611761, 134610
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0717, 1.0214

Location: Castle Close, Lympne, Kent CT21 4LQ

Locality: Lympne
Local Authority: Shepway District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT21 4LQ

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Listing Text


6/1 Pump House at
TR 118 346


Pump house, disused. Early C20, by Lorimer. Small blocks of uncoursed
stone with lightly vermiculated stone dressings. Concrete roof.
Rectangular. 2 storeys. Slightly battered, with rounded corners and
plain stone-coped parapet. Flat roof with central rectangular opening.
No windows to first floor. Regular 2-window front to ground floor;
openings splayed and segmental-headed, architraves wooden and slightly
recessed, fixtures removed. Similar ground-floor window towards front
of each side elevation. Central doorway with splayed jambs, and
segmental head lower than window heads. Door removed. Similar but
smaller ground-floor doorway towards rear of left side elevation. First-
floor doorway towards rear of right side elevation, up 18 external stone
steps set against side elevation with iron handrail. Interior: no
fittings remain. Concrete ceiling to ground floor. Formerly served
Lympne Castle.

Listing NGR: TR1176134610

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Source: English Heritage

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