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The Town Pump

A Grade II* Listed Building in Chesterfield, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.2356 / 53°14'8"N

Longitude: -1.4289 / 1°25'43"W

OS Eastings: 438217

OS Northings: 371100

OS Grid: SK382711

Mapcode National: GBR 697.5KB

Mapcode Global: WHDF9.0XVX

Entry Name: The Town Pump

Listing Date: 9 August 1976

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1088256

English Heritage Legacy ID: 83411

Location: Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S40

County: Derbyshire

District: Chesterfield

Town: Chesterfield

Electoral Ward/Division: St Leonard's

Built-Up Area: Chesterfield

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Chesterfield St Mary and All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

5169 The Town Pump
SK 3871 SW 1/81 9.8.76.


Early/mid C19. Plinth may be earlier. Cast iron pump with large bowl set on tall
stone plinth. Plinth octagonal with 4 steps on north side, curved on south side
to accommodate bowl. Pump housing of cast iron square section with panelled faces
and pyramidal cap with finial. Pump handle and spout intact. Large painted cast
iron bowl rises from octagonal plinth and ribbed stem to wide shallow bowl with
moulded base and edging. John Wesley spoke from "the town pump" on 1777.

Listing NGR: SK3821771100

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

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