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Pumphouse 150 Metres West of Westfield Farmhouse, Thropton

Description: Pumphouse 150 Metres West of Westfield Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 August 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 236670

OS Grid Reference: NU0117803321
OS Grid Coordinates: 401178, 603321
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3240, -1.9830

Location: Snitter, Northumberland NE65 7LB

Locality: Thropton
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE65 7LB

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Listing Text

NU 00 SW
16/324 Pumphouse 150
metres west of

Pumphouse. Probably third quarter of C19, for Lord Armstrong. Roughly squared
stone; Welsh slater roof. Small rectangular building, c.3 by 6 metres. 6 steps
down to boarded door on south.

Interior: 4-metre diameter all-metal waterwheel in situ

The wheel operated a pump (mechanism partly removed) which raised water to
Worton Farm, 0.5 kilometre to the south-west in Snitter parish.

Listing NGR: NU0117803321

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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