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Description: Water Tower and Boundary Wall at Rufford Abbey
Date Listed: 10 July 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 241923
OS Grid Reference: SK6454364710
OS Grid Coordinates: 464543, 364710
Latitude/Longitude: 53.1756, -1.0358
RUFFORD off MAY LODGE
SK 66 SW DRIVE (north side)
6/71 Water Tower and
boundary wall at
Water tower. Late C19. By John Birch. Brick. Ashlar
dressings. Bracketed ashlar eaves band with foliate corner
brackets. Square plan. 5 stages. Unglazed windows have
projecting ashlar architraves. To north, chamfered doorway.
Each stage, above, has 4 windows. To west, single storey, single
bay building, dressed stone. To north, doorway with segmental
head. Adjoining boundary wall, irregularly coursed dressed stone
and brick, with shaped ashlar coping. Semi-circular plan with 2
gateways. Approx. 60 M long.
Listing NGR: SK6454364710
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Source: English Heritage
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