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Water Tower and North Building of Water Works

A Grade II Listed Building in Everton, Liverpool

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Latitude: 53.4195 / 53°25'10"N

Longitude: -2.9631 / 2°57'47"W

OS Eastings: 336087

OS Northings: 391846

OS Grid: SJ360918

Mapcode National: GBR 79J.05

Mapcode Global: WH877.G96V

Entry Name: Water Tower and North Building of Water Works

Listing Date: 12 July 1966

Last Amended: 19 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1070630

English Heritage Legacy ID: 359070

Location: Liverpool, L6

County: Liverpool

Electoral Ward/Division: Everton

Built-Up Area: Liverpool

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Everton St John Chrysostom

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text


24/733 Water tower and
north building
of water works
(formerly listed
under Aubrey St.
12.7.66. with south


Water tower and water works building. 1857. T. Duncan.
Snecked stone. Water tower of 3 stages. Lower stage is
rusticated with round-arched arcade, 12 arches, flat band
over. 2nd stage has round arched arcade with impost band
and keystone; top bracketed cornice. 3rd stage is recessed;
iron water tank with iron supporting brackets. Central
decagonal stone column and 2 concentric arcades with stone
column and brick arches in both directions. Adjoining
square tower to south has quoins, bracketed cornice and
antefixae. 2 stages of round-headed lights with louvres.
Adjoining block to south of 2 storeys and 4 bays. Ground
floor has round-headed reveals. Top cornice and high
parapet with blind arcade, Steps to left return to round-
headed 1st floor entrance. Adjoining 1st bay block with
window of 3 round-headed lights under gable.

Listing NGR: SJ3608791846

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