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Saltmoor Pumping Station, Burrowbridge

Description: Saltmoor Pumping Station

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 271174

OS Grid Reference: ST3530430880
OS Grid Coordinates: 335304, 130880
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0736, -2.9248

Location: Riverside, Burrowbridge, Somerset TA7 0RF

Locality: Burrowbridge
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA7 0RF

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Listing Text


2/6 Saltmoor Pumping Station


Pumping station and manager's dwelling. Mid C19, extended at rear with new engine mid C20. Red brick, English bond,
squared and coursed lias plinth, hipped slate roof, brick stack between first and second bays left, brick stack rising
from eaves right, triple Roman tiles to original engine house with battered chimney, corrugated iron roofed additipn.
L-plan, chimney and engine in south-east corner, lean-to addition on south front containing C20 engine. North front
facing river, 2 storeys, 1:3 bays, first floor end bay left unlit, all 2-light windows, entrance to dwelling second bay
left, square headed plank door with decorative hinges, similar door with plain hinges to pump house between first and
second bays left. Left return tall lias plinth forcing retaining wall to water channel known as Engine Drove. Interior
not seen.

Listing NGR: ST3530430880

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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