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Water Tower C20 Metres West of Bostock Hall

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

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Latitude: 53.2108 / 53°12'38"N

Longitude: -2.4868 / 2°29'12"W

OS Eastings: 367587

OS Northings: 368301

OS Grid: SJ675683

Mapcode National: GBR 7V.1NH2

Mapcode Global: WH99K.SK0D

Entry Name: Water Tower C20 Metres West of Bostock Hall

Listing Date: 23 April 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138418

English Heritage Legacy ID: 57289

Location: Bostock, Cheshire West and Chester, CW10

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Bostock

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Davenham St Wilfrid

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 66 NE


Water tower c20 metres west of Bostock Hall


Water tower. c1850 and c1875. Red English garden wall bond brick
with Ruabon brick to upper body stone dressings and shingle and lead
roof. Square tower of 3 stages. Courtyard facade: lower stage of
plain brick c1850 with cambered-headed doorway to upper wall
originally approached by an external staircase but now blocked. Cyma
moulded stone string course above. Second stage above this of Ruabon
brick with offset above which are two recessed rectangular panels.
Further cyma-moulded string course between this and the third stage
which has six panels of blind cusped tracery. Bartizans to this stage
with moulded stone and brick bases and lead spires. Further row of
twelve cusped panels above with three pairs of lights. Splay footed
octagonal spire above with short ridge.

Listing NGR: SJ 67587 68301

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

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