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Langton Dock Pumphouse to East of Dock, Bootle

Description: Langton Dock Pumphouse to East of Dock

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 216421

OS Grid Reference: SJ3320094627
OS Grid Coordinates: 333200, 394627
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4442, -3.0072

Location: A5036, Southport, Sefton L20 1BL

Locality: Bootle
County: Sefton
Country: England
Postcode: L20 1BL

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Listing Text

SJ 39 SW (west side)
11/23 Langton Dock
Pumphouse to
east of Dock
Pumphouse. 1879. Common brick with red and blue brick and
stone dressings, hipped slate roof. 3 storeys, with tall
one-storey engine house to rear. 2nd floor sill band and
brick cornice. West facade of 3 bays with central
segmental-headed entrance with segmental-pointed fan. To
left 2 lancets with blind roundel over. 2nd floor has
central gabled window with diapered pointed tympanum. To
right a projecting round tower with rock-faced stone base
and diapered top with machicolated cornice and octagonal
timber top stage, with louvred openings and pyramidal cap.
5-bay returns have projecting ground floors with lean-to
roofs and central gabled entrances, that to south has 2
arches adjoining tower. 1st floor round windows and 2nd
floor central blind window and flanking windows, central
lateral stack that to south truncated. Rear engine house of
4 bays to north and south. Tall windows with segmental-
headed upper windows; central gabled pointed entrance that
to south bears date. On north side a truncated chimney
with weathered rock-faced stone base and upper part of brick
with set-back buttresses. West side shows signs of
demolished part.

Listing NGR: SJ3320094627

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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