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Water Turbine House, Chingford Mill Pumping Station, Waltham Forest

Description: Water Turbine House, Chingford Mill Pumping Station

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 August 1993
English Heritage Building ID: 206967

OS Grid Reference: TQ3624592428
OS Grid Coordinates: 536245, 192428
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6142, -0.0336

Location: 35 Lower Hall Lane, Walthamstow, Greater London E4 8JD

Locality: Waltham Forest
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: E4 8JD

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Listing Text


Water Turbine House,
1802/1/10007 Chingford Mill Pumping


Water Turbine House and sluice, built in 1891 to house two turbine
engines which were placed side by side. Plinth of brick in flemish
bond, with brick and concrete to sluice; box framing above with
painted render infill panels; decorative framing to gable ends. Roof
of tile with swept eaves and exposed rafter ends; barge boards to
gable ends. Two and three-light casement windows, flat arched. Gable
end to sluice gate, the machinery of which is of an early C20 date,
oversailing and carried on wood brackets. Low utility shed facing
pumping station is of late C20 date and specifically excluded. Forms
a group with the Pumping Station to the southwest.

Listing NGR: TQ3624592428

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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