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Latitude: 51.3928 / 51°23'33"N
Longitude: -0.3148 / 0°18'53"W
OS Eastings: 517343
OS Northings: 167315
OS Grid: TQ173673
Mapcode National: GBR 7B.38X
Mapcode Global: VHGRG.H8F4
Entry Name: Former Chelsea Waterworks Coal Store (Building No 12)
Listing Date: 11 November 1992
Last Amended: 17 December 1992
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1080060
English Heritage Legacy ID: 203213
Location: Kingston upon Thames, London, KT6
District: Kingston upon Thames
Electoral Ward/Division: St Mark's
Built-Up Area: Kingston upon Thames
Traditional County: Surrey
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: Surbiton St Andrew and St Mark
Church of England Diocese: Southwark
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 15/03/2018
TQ 16 NE
Seething Wells Halls of Residence
Former Chelsea Waterworks Coal Store (Building No.12)
(Formerly listed as Chelsea Coal Store (Building No.12), Seething Wells, PORTSMOUTH ROAD
Coal store c1858 by James Simpson for Chelsea Waterworks Co in Italianate style. Built of stock brick with hipped slate roof. The main structure is of one storey with twelve round headed arches with keystones and impost blocks, open above and blocked below impost level with impost band and plinth. These arches are set within four large recessed panels with moulded eaves cornice above. Attached to the north west and forming the principal feature is a square tower rising in two main stages with blind semicircular openings to the lower stage, blocked semicircular openings to the upper stage, with what appears to be a patent roofing system. A tunnel runs from the tower to the Coal Wharf by the Thames.
In 1995 the building became part of a hall of residence complex to Kingston University.
Listing NGR: TQ1734367315
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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