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Latitude: 52.5676 / 52°34'3"N
Longitude: 0.7573 / 0°45'26"E
OS Eastings: 586967
OS Northings: 300215
OS Grid: TF869002
Mapcode National: GBR RBJ.08T
Mapcode Global: WHKR9.LQTG
Entry Name: Pumphouse
Listing Date: 3 April 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1077226
English Heritage Legacy ID: 221028
Location: Little Cressingham, Breckland, Norfolk, IP25
Civil Parish: Little Cressingham
Traditional County: Norfolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk
Church of England Parish: Little Cressingham St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Norwich
LITTLE CRESSINGHAM FAIRSTEAD LANE
TF 80 SE (north side)
Disused pumphouse for raising water to gardens of Clermont Hall. Early C19.
Limewashed brick with some stone dressings. Slate roof. Square in plan.
Single storey. 3-bay facade of a doorway with flanking windows. 2-centred
arches to openings with raised keystones and imposts in stone. 2-light Gothic
frame survives in eastern window. Boarded door. Pyramidal roof. Interior.
Machinery intact with an iron breast shot waterwheel driving a three-throw
pump designed by Joseph Bramah. Listed II* for the rare Bramah pump.
Listing NGR: TF8696700215
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