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Pump House, Norwich

Description: Pump House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 June 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 229353

OS Grid Reference: TG2261309043
OS Grid Coordinates: 622613, 309043
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6334, 1.2883

Locality: Norwich
Local Authority: Norwich City Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR2 4UL

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Listing Text

10/584 Pump House
- II
Pumping station. Rebuilt 1897. by Norwich Corporation. Red brick with
blue brick plinth and corners. Plain tiles. Single storey. 6 bays to
east elevation: recessed bays with segmental arches and block-band
above. Windows (boarded-up at the time of re-survey) in alternate bays.
Door in 3 bay north elevation. Ogee and roll-moulded brick stringcourse.
Overhanging eaves. Hipped with gablet roof. 2 gable dormers. Decora-
tive ridge-tiles. 1912 flood level plaque. Contains pneumatic ejection sewage
pump and gear, only other example in Houses of Parliament.
C.J.W. Messent "The Old Water Mills of Norfolk" p.43.

Listing NGR: TG2261309043

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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