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Water Tower About 100 Metres to Rear of Offices of Bass's Brewery

A Grade II Listed Building in Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 52.8034 / 52°48'12"N

Longitude: -1.6269 / 1°37'36"W

OS Eastings: 425250

OS Northings: 322934

OS Grid: SK252229

Mapcode National: GBR 5DW.9HL

Mapcode Global: WHCG5.ZSGQ

Entry Name: Water Tower About 100 Metres to Rear of Offices of Bass's Brewery

Listing Date: 22 June 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1038738

English Heritage Legacy ID: 272983

Location: Burton, East Staffordshire, Staffordshire, DE14

County: Staffordshire

District: East Staffordshire

Civil Parish: Burton

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

1. (East Side)
Water tower about
100 m to rear of offices
of Bass's Brewery
SK 2522 NW 3/79


Dated 1866. Formerly the water tower of Bass's Old Brewery. A massive tower
of red brick, rectangular on plan and rising in 5 stages; stone stringcourses;
a semi-circular headed window with triple arched lights to each stage except
the topmost, which has blind arches with stone corbelled cornice and stepped
parapet with tablet inscribed with above date. Deeply recessed arched doorway
on west side.

Listing NGR: SK2525022934

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