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The Pump, and Railings Enclosing Former Pound

A Grade II Listed Building in Langport, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0373 / 51°2'14"N

Longitude: -2.8257 / 2°49'32"W

OS Eastings: 342200

OS Northings: 126758

OS Grid: ST422267

Mapcode National: GBR MD.GZYB

Mapcode Global: FRA 46ZC.T3X

Entry Name: The Pump, and Railings Enclosing Former Pound

Listing Date: 7 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056613

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263176

Location: Langport, South Somerset, Somerset, TA10

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Langport

Built-Up Area: Langport

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

LANGPORT CP THE HILL (North side)
ST4226
11/111 The Pump, and railings enclosing
former Pound
-
GV II

Pump and pound. C19. Cast ironwork, rendered brick base to walls with stone copings. Pound enclosure has walls about
900 mm average height, surmounted by 900 mm high railing with twisted points, and anthemion cast finials to
curve-braced standards. On east side of enclosure, set in recess, the pump, now encased in corrugated iron with rounded
roof, and only large cast iron spout and the handle, for a circular motion, are exposed: in front a plain cast-iron
trough.


Listing NGR: ST4219926758

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