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Chelsea Coal Store Seething Wells

A Grade II Listed Building in St Mark's, London

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Latitude: 51.3928 / 51°23'33"N

Longitude: -0.3148 / 0°18'53"W

OS Eastings: 517343

OS Northings: 167315

OS Grid: TQ173673

Mapcode National: GBR 7B.38X

Mapcode Global: VHGRG.H8F4

Entry Name: Chelsea Coal Store Seething Wells

Listing Date: 11 November 1992

Last Amended: 17 December 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1080060

English Heritage Legacy ID: 203213

Location: Kingston upon Thames, London, KT6

County: London

District: Kingston upon Thames

Electoral Ward/Division: St Mark's

Built-Up Area: Kingston upon Thames

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Surbiton St Andrew and St Mark

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text

59/3/10007 Chelsea Coal Store
Seething Wells
(Building No12)


Coal store c1858 by James Simpson for Chelsea Waterworks Co in
Italianate style. Built of stock brick with hipped slate
roof. The main structure is of 1 storey with 12 round headed
arches with keystones and impost blocks, open above and
blocked below impost level with impost band and plinth. These
arches are set within 4 large recessed panels with moulded
eaves cornice above. Attached to the north west and forming
the principal feature is a square tower rising in 2 main
stages with blind semicircular openings to the lower stage,
blocked semicircular openings to the upper stage, with what
appears to be a patent roofing system. A tunnel runs from the
tower to the Coal Wharf by the Thames.

Listing NGR: TQ1734367315

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