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Westonzoyland Engine Trust Old Pumping Station at Ngr St 3395 3283

A Grade II* Listed Building in Westonzoyland, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.091 / 51°5'27"N

Longitude: -2.9445 / 2°56'40"W

OS Eastings: 333950

OS Northings: 132830

OS Grid: ST339328

Mapcode National: GBR M7.CKV5

Mapcode Global: FRA 46Q7.GPV

Entry Name: Westonzoyland Engine Trust Old Pumping Station at Ngr St 3395 3283

Listing Date: 24 June 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174295

English Heritage Legacy ID: 269603

Location: Westonzoyland, Sedgemoor, Somerset, TA7

County: Somerset

District: Sedgemoor

Civil Parish: Westonzoyland

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

In the entry for:

ST 33 SW
4/79 Westonzoyland Engine
Trust Old Pumping
Station at NGR ST 3395

the grade shall be amended to read: II*(star)

4/79 Westonzoyland Engine Trust Old
Pumping Station at NGR ST 3395
- II

Former pumping station, now preserved by Westonzoyland Engine Trust. Early C19. Flemish bond brick, hipped slate roof
with wide eaves, double-Roman and pantiled roofs, brick stacks, and a brick chimney. Engine house square on plan, 2
storeys, futher attached 2 storey range to south, single storey outshut to east and a range of single storey
outbuildings; abutting the engine house a tall plain tapering chimney, square on plan. Engine house with
segmental-pointed opening to river frontage, with iron shutter and above a 3-light casement with glazing-bars;
remainder of windows on other elevations boarded over. Door openings with plank doors. Inside an Appold steam engine
and pump, built by Easton and Amos of Southwark in 1861; raised water from the adjacent levels into the River Parrett;
impeller pump suspended above the bottom of a well, driven by bevel gears from the engine suspended over the well. The
adjacent C20 pumping station is not of special interest.

Listing NGR: ST3395032830

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