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Water Tower, Ashby-de-la-Zouch

Description: Water Tower

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 September 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 187695

OS Grid Reference: SK3525616608
OS Grid Coordinates: 435256, 316608
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7460, -1.4792

Location: Moira Road, Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Leicestershire LE65 2TU

Locality: Ashby-de-la-Zouch
Local Authority: North West Leicestershire District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE65 2TU

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Water Tower
SK 3516 2/203


Mid/later C19. Water tower circa 50 ft high. Yellow brickwork, English bond
with stone dressings. Square section with square angle buttresses. Corbelled
cornice and blocking course. 5 narrow vents below on each face, then 5 diaper
vents set in square stone panels. Double corbelled string course with single
narrow vent below. Landmark at top of hill.

Listing NGR: SK3525616608

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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