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Water Valve Housing on South East Side of the Cross

A Grade II Listed Building in Malpas, Cheshire West and Chester

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Latitude: 53.02 / 53°1'12"N

Longitude: -2.7655 / 2°45'55"W

OS Eastings: 348746

OS Northings: 347245

OS Grid: SJ487472

Mapcode National: GBR 7H.FLS3

Mapcode Global: WH898.HCB3

Entry Name: Water Valve Housing on South East Side of the Cross

Listing Date: 28 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1130597

English Heritage Legacy ID: 55598

Location: Malpas, Cheshire West and Chester, SY14

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Malpas

Built-Up Area: Malpas

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Malpas St Oswald

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 44 NE
2/55 Water-valve housing on
south-east side of the

Valve housing, circa 1820, of cast iron. Circular in plan, with a
domed top. Small circular hole in crown. The valve housing, with the
appearance of a squat bollard, is a relic of the piped water system
constructed at Malpas circa 1820. The water came from Bradley Brook
and was stored in a reservoir on the motte.

Listing NGR: SJ4874447251

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

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