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Pumping Station and Attached Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in Slapton, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.8935 / 51°53'36"N

Longitude: -0.6623 / 0°39'44"W

OS Eastings: 492146

OS Northings: 222503

OS Grid: SP921225

Mapcode National: GBR F3H.7C8

Mapcode Global: VHFR9.GNQT

Entry Name: Pumping Station and Attached Walls

Listing Date: 15 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1161297

English Heritage Legacy ID: 42141

Location: Slapton, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, LU7

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Slapton

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Wing with Grove

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text


1/156 Pumping station and
attached walls.


Pumping station and walls around small court to south and west sides.
1838-41. Brown brick in English bond. Pumping station has plinth,
off-set eaves and hipped slate roof. Front to canal has double
board doors with large radiating semi-circular fanlight. Side walls
each have 2 bays of windows with semi-circular heads and cast iron
glazing bars ornamented with small roundels at intersections.
Windows in W. bay are larger. Similar small window to E. end.
Walls have blue brick or rendered coping and piers of blue brick with
pyramidal cement caps flanking entrance. S. wall has 4 low depressed
arches to side pond.
(A.H. Faulkner, The Grand Junction Canal, 1972,p.143)

Listing NGR: SP9214622503

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