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The Pump, and Railings Enclosing Former Pound, Langport

Description: The Pump, and Railings Enclosing Former Pound

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 263176

OS Grid Reference: ST4220026758
OS Grid Coordinates: 342200, 126758
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0373, -2.8257

Location: The Hill, Langport, Somerset TA10 9QD

Locality: Langport
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA10 9QD

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Listing Text

11/111 The Pump, and railings enclosing
former Pound

Pump and pound. C19. Cast ironwork, rendered brick base to walls with stone copings. Pound enclosure has walls about
900 mm average height, surmounted by 900 mm high railing with twisted points, and anthemion cast finials to
curve-braced standards. On east side of enclosure, set in recess, the pump, now encased in corrugated iron with rounded
roof, and only large cast iron spout and the handle, for a circular motion, are exposed: in front a plain cast-iron

Listing NGR: ST4219926758

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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