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The Engine House and Boiler House with Adjoining Chimney at Addington Well Pumping Station, Croydon

Description: The Engine House and Boiler House with Adjoining Chimney at Addington Well Pumping Station

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 February 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 201199

OS Grid Reference: TQ3708362779
OS Grid Coordinates: 537083, 162779
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3476, -0.0330

Location: Featherbed Lane, Croydon, Greater London CR0 5AN

Locality: Croydon
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: CR0 5AN

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Listing Text


The Engine House and
Boiler House with
adjoining Chimney at
Addington Well Pumping
TQ 36 SE 6/20


Built in 1888. Two storeys. Five windows. Yellow brick with red brick dressings.
Tiled roof. Each pair of windows is flanked by the whole height of the building
with the ground floor windows bracketted under a red brick relieving arch. Brick
modillion eaves cornice. Two small gablets like dormers with small round windows
set in red brick semi-circular arches. Glazing bars intact.
Tall rectangular brick chimney at the south east corner. Contains 2 beam pumping
engines:- a. 1888, by Easton, Anderson and Godden Ltd of Earith. b. 1893, by
Glenfield & Co Ltd of Kilmanock. Both are in full working order. b. has the
contemporary Cornish boilers which together with modern boilers are contained in the
Boiler House adjoining the Engine House on the east.

Listing NGR: TQ3708362779

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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