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4 Former Filter Beds, Water Tank and Steps at Cropston Reservoir Water Works, Thurcaston and Cropston

Description: 4 Former Filter Beds, Water Tank and Steps at Cropston Reservoir Water Works

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 189166

OS Grid Reference: SK5512211387
OS Grid Coordinates: 455122, 311387
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6974, -1.1858

Location: Bradgate Road, Thurcaston, Leicestershire LE7 7GB

Locality: Thurcaston and Cropston
Local Authority: Charnwood Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE7 7GB

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Listing Text

SK 51 SE
(South Side) CROPSTON
4/110 4 former filter beds,
water tank and steps at
Cropston Reservoir
Water Works
4 former filter beds, water tank and steps of C1880. By J.B. Everard of
Leicester. Blue brick lining walls, stone edges, cast iron railings to
slate covered tank and stone steps. Flights of steps with side parapets
and piers with tops lead down Eastwards from 1870 pumping house to 4 filter
beds of elongated octagonal plan. These are placed round central covered
slate slabs, cast iron railings and small central metal ventilation lantern.
Complex stands in parklike setting with choice trees and shrubs.

Listing NGR: SK5512211387

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Source: English Heritage

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