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Village Pump and Surrounding Railing

A Grade II Listed Building in Hunsdon, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8079 / 51°48'28"N

Longitude: 0.0555 / 0°3'19"E

OS Eastings: 541804

OS Northings: 214143

OS Grid: TL418141

Mapcode National: GBR LD1.NTC

Mapcode Global: VHHLZ.XT5D

Entry Name: Village Pump and Surrounding Railing

Listing Date: 19 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1101980

English Heritage Legacy ID: 159972

Location: Hunsdon, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG12

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Hunsdon

Built-Up Area: Hunsdon

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Hunsdon

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(east side)
Hunsdon village

7/11 Village Pump
and Surrounding
- Railing


Village pump and railings. Early C19 by 'Turner, Dorset Street,
Fleet Street, London' (pedimented raised plate on base). Cast
iron public pump facing W. About 2 metres high in the form of a
stepped octagonal pier with plinth, moulded base, a lower section
with a heavily modelled animal headed spout with foliate collar,
a taller upper section with lancet sunk panels with sunk
spandrels, a moulded cornice and ogee cap. S-shaped cast iron
handle on S side has oval terminal with projecting horns. Cast
iron railing around contemporary but much reduced in extent.
Fluted uprights and spearheads. A fine architectural public pump
in the Gothic style. At the centre of the village street in the
middle of the Conservation Area.

Listing NGR: TL4180414143

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