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Water Tower and Hydrant, About 60 Metres South of Church of St Leonard

A Grade II Listed Building in Norton St Philip, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.315 / 51°18'54"N

Longitude: -2.2879 / 2°17'16"W

OS Eastings: 380033

OS Northings: 157360

OS Grid: ST800573

Mapcode National: GBR 0RC.JDN

Mapcode Global: VH971.96CR

Entry Name: Water Tower and Hydrant, About 60 Metres South of Church of St Leonard

Listing Date: 16 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1058129

English Heritage Legacy ID: 267215

Location: Norton St. Philip, Mendip, Somerset, BA2

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Norton St Philip

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


2/268 Water Tower and Hydrant, about 60
metres South of Church of St

- II

Water Tower. C19. Coursed rubble Doulting stone with conical stone slate roof and Bath stone, crocketed finial.
Approximately 2.5 metres diameter, 5 metres high with 3 iron inspection plates and iron depth indicator mechanism. Fed
by river power driven pump from fresh water spring at NGR B0265763 via 50 mm cast iron pipe and used until recently to
distribute a domestic water supply to Farleigh Hungerford. Hydrant, cast iron column approximately 1 metre high with
fluted and domed top lion mask.

Listing NGR: ST8003357360

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