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4 Former Filter Beds, Water Tank and Steps at Cropston Reservoir Water Works

A Grade II Listed Building in Thurcaston and Cropston, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6974 / 52°41'50"N

Longitude: -1.1858 / 1°11'8"W

OS Eastings: 455122

OS Northings: 311387

OS Grid: SK551113

Mapcode National: GBR 8LM.T71

Mapcode Global: WHDJ3.RGJH

Entry Name: 4 Former Filter Beds, Water Tank and Steps at Cropston Reservoir Water Works

Listing Date: 15 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1178122

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189166

Location: Thurcaston and Cropston, Charnwood, Leicestershire, LE7

County: Leicestershire

District: Charnwood

Civil Parish: Thurcaston and Cropston

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Thurcaston with Cropston

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

THURCASTON BRADGATE ROAD
SK 51 SE
(South Side) CROPSTON
4/110 4 former filter beds,
water tank and steps at
Cropston Reservoir
Water Works
GV II
4 former filter beds, water tank and steps of C1880. By J.B. Everard of
Leicester. Blue brick lining walls, stone edges, cast iron railings to
slate covered tank and stone steps. Flights of steps with side parapets
and piers with tops lead down Eastwards from 1870 pumping house to 4 filter
beds of elongated octagonal plan. These are placed round central covered
slate slabs, cast iron railings and small central metal ventilation lantern.
Complex stands in parklike setting with choice trees and shrubs.


Listing NGR: SK5512211387

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