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Former Hydraulic Power House

A Grade II Listed Building in Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.815 / 52°48'53"N

Longitude: -1.6324 / 1°37'56"W

OS Eastings: 424870

OS Northings: 324225

OS Grid: SK248242

Mapcode National: GBR 5DP.G3Z

Mapcode Global: WHCG5.WHTT

Entry Name: Former Hydraulic Power House

Listing Date: 30 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1038691

English Heritage Legacy ID: 273059

Location: Horninglow and Eton, East Staffordshire, Staffordshire, DE14

County: Staffordshire

District: East Staffordshire

Civil Parish: Horninglow and Eton

Built-Up Area: Burton upon Trent

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Burton-on-Trent St Chad

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

5369 (South side)
Former hydraulic
SK 2424 SE SP/754 power house



Hydraulic power house. Late C19. Red brick with slate roof. Single storey with
central accumulator tower having 3 recessed panels, each with a boarded segmental-headed
opening. 3 windows to right; 2 windows (one blocked to left). Ridge ventilator to
right. Lower 3 window range with central stack to left. Right gable end has inserted
C20 door with roller shutter cutting through two windows; 3 windows in left gable end.
This hydraulic power house complete with its engine rooms and characteristic accumulator
tower would have provided power for elevators etc in the nearby LMS grain store (q.v)
and for capstans in the extehsive Wetmore sidings where the brewery companies private
networks for the most part connected with the main line.

Listing NGR: SK2487024224

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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