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Pump House Approximately 10 Metres North of High Wood Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Melton Ross, North Lincolnshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5941 / 53°35'38"N

Longitude: -0.3886 / 0°23'18"W

OS Eastings: 506748

OS Northings: 412038

OS Grid: TA067120

Mapcode National: GBR TVQW.NC

Mapcode Global: WHGGB.0X7L

Entry Name: Pump House Approximately 10 Metres North of High Wood Farmhouse

Listing Date: 16 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1103688

English Heritage Legacy ID: 165935

Location: Melton Ross, North Lincolnshire, DN38

County: North Lincolnshire

Civil Parish: Melton Ross

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Brocklesby Park

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text

MELTON ROSS RACE LANE
TA 01 SE
(west side, off)
6/32 Pump house approximately
10 metres north of High
Wood Farmhouse
GV II
Well-head pump-house, c1830 for J G S Smith, converted to water tank in
later C19. Yellow-grey brick, slate roof. Octagonal on plan. Tall single
storey. Round-arched recessed panels to each side except west, some panels
with later brick blocking. Blocked segmental-headed opening to north, small
segmental-headed hatches to east and west sides. Vertical cast-iron ribs
bolted to each side. Stepped and dentilled brick eaves cornice. Originally
built to house a horse pump above a deep well, it was converted to a water
tank fed by a wind pump in the village over a mile away. The thickened
lower walls are supported by the iron ribs tied by iron bars to a central
pillar. No longer in use for domestic water supply.


Listing NGR: TA0674812038

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