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Water Pumping Station Pump House and Boiler House, Standon

Description: Water Pumping Station Pump House and Boiler House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 April 1980
English Heritage Building ID: 272203

OS Grid Reference: SJ8302233924
OS Grid Coordinates: 383022, 333924
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9025, -2.2538

Location: Mill Meece Marsh, Standon, Staffordshire ST21 6QP

Locality: Standon
Local Authority: Stafford Borough Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST21 6QP

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Listing Text

Water Pumping Station:
Pump House and Boiler House
SJ 83 SW 9/111


Circa 1913. Red brick with stone dressings. T-shaped on plan with the Boiler
House projecting from centre of Pump House; tall semi-circular headed windows;
bays defined by brick rusticated piers; arched doorway on left-hand side and
similar doorway on north side, both with stone steps up; moulded stone string-course;
stone corbelled eaves; tiles. One of the few remaining steam-operated stations.
The Pump House contains 2 fine engines - a 1926 horizontal tandem compound
Hathorn Davey with a piston rod extension operating external well pumps, and
a similar 1914 Ashton and Frost engine; together with economiser engine and
steam winch.

Listing NGR: SJ8302233924

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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