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Water Tower and Boundary Wall at Rufford Abbey

A Grade II Listed Building in Rufford, Nottinghamshire

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Latitude: 53.1756 / 53°10'32"N

Longitude: -1.0358 / 1°2'8"W

OS Eastings: 464543

OS Northings: 364710

OS Grid: SK645647

Mapcode National: GBR 9GB.WFP

Mapcode Global: WHFH0.2F1W

Plus Code: 9C5W5XG7+6M

Entry Name: Water Tower and Boundary Wall at Rufford Abbey

Listing Date: 10 July 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1045602

English Heritage Legacy ID: 241923

Location: Rufford, Newark and Sherwood, Nottinghamshire, NG22

County: Nottinghamshire

Civil Parish: Rufford

Built-Up Area: Rufford Country Park

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Wellow

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

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Listing Text

SK 66 SW DRIVE (north side)

6/71 Water Tower and
boundary wall at
Rufford Abbey


Water tower. Late C19. By John Birch. Brick. Ashlar
dressings. Bracketed ashlar eaves band with foliate corner
brackets. Square plan. 5 stages. Unglazed windows have
projecting ashlar architraves. To north, chamfered doorway.
Each stage, above, has 4 windows. To west, single storey, single
bay building, dressed stone. To north, doorway with segmental
head. Adjoining boundary wall, irregularly coursed dressed stone
and brick, with shaped ashlar coping. Semi-circular plan with 2
gateways. Approx. 60 M long.

Listing NGR: SK6454364710

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

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