Description: Water Tower of St Francis' Hospital
Date Listed: 11 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 303026
OS Grid Reference: TQ3389023073
OS Grid Coordinates: 533890, 123073
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9915, -0.0936
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TQ 32 SW HAYWARDS HEATH COLWELL ROAD
4/115 Water Tower of
11.10.85 St Francis'
Water tower. 1859 by H E Kendall junior forming part of Lunatic Asylum complex
(qv St Francis' Hospital). Yellow brick with red brick decoration, roof concealed
by elaborate parapet. Square plan of 6 storeys with elongated domed bastizans
to top storey and suggestion of battlements between. Most storeys have 2 round-
headed windows with casement windows, except for the 4th storey which has
rectangular openings and the windows are outlined by brick impost bands. An
elaborate treatment for a functional building and in the same style as the hospital.
Listing NGR: TQ3389023073
Source: English Heritage
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