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Hardley Windpump, Langley with Hardley

Description: Hardley Windpump

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 226749

OS Grid Reference: TG3877602411
OS Grid Coordinates: 638776, 302411
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5671, 1.5219

Location: Langley with Hardley, Norfolk NR14 6LR

Locality: Langley with Hardley
Local Authority: South Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR14 6LR

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Listing Text

TG 387 024
3/41 Hardley Windpump

- II

Derelict drainage windpump. Dated TWBPB 1874 on eastern side. Red brick
with remains of timber cap. Battered tower of four storeys, circular on
plan. Window openings with segmental arched heads; wooden frames remain,
sashes missing. Segmental headed doorway on north side, repaired in C20
brick, with ledged and boarded door. One ground floor window opening
blocked. Cast iron spreader plates to floor beam ends. Brick lined sluice
on eastern side with semicircular arched opening in base of tower to turbine
chamber. Remains of cap frame: no windshaft. Interior: square wooden
upright shaft with chamfered corners, cast iron wallower and spur wheel.
Internal turbine in circular brick chamber with separate gear train.

Listing NGR: TG3877602411

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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