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The Pump House, Friar's Mill

A Grade II Listed Building in Leicester, City of Leicester

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Latitude: 52.6362 / 52°38'10"N

Longitude: -1.1445 / 1°8'40"W

OS Eastings: 457993

OS Northings: 304610

OS Grid: SK579046

Mapcode National: GBR FDJ.BW

Mapcode Global: WHDJB.DZ7Y

Entry Name: The Pump House, Friar's Mill

Listing Date: 10 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1250015

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188846

Location: Leicester, LE3

County: City of Leicester

Electoral Ward/Division: Abbey

Built-Up Area: Leicester

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Leicester The Holy Spirit

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

The Pump House,
Friar's Mill
SK 50 SE SP/562
II 718/562
Mid to late C19. Steam Engine House. Brick. Two storeys. Pitched tile roof carried up
to form a small pyramid at north end. Tapering brick stack at south east corner. Three
bays, each with one pair of windows, segmental headed on first floor and round-arched
on ground floor. Also known as the Sarah Engine House, allegedly after the wife of the
mill owner, A.R. Donisthorpe, who bought it in 1866. However, the adjoining street was
called Sarah Street in 1828.

Listing NGR: SK5799304610

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