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Water Tower About 100 Metres to Rear of Offices of Bass's Brewery, Burton

Description: Water Tower About 100 Metres to Rear of Offices of Bass's Brewery

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 June 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 272983

OS Grid Reference: SK2525022934
OS Grid Coordinates: 425250, 322934
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8034, -1.6269

Location: Meadowside Dr, Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire DE14 1LJ

Locality: Burton
Local Authority: East Staffordshire Borough Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: DE14 1LJ

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Listing Text

1. (East Side)
Water tower about
100 m to rear of offices
of Bass's Brewery
SK 2522 NW 3/79


Dated 1866. Formerly the water tower of Bass's Old Brewery. A massive tower
of red brick, rectangular on plan and rising in 5 stages; stone stringcourses;
a semi-circular headed window with triple arched lights to each stage except
the topmost, which has blind arches with stone corbelled cornice and stepped
parapet with tablet inscribed with above date. Deeply recessed arched doorway
on west side.

Listing NGR: SK2525022934

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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