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Latitude: 52.6974 / 52°41'50"N
Longitude: -1.1858 / 1°11'8"W
OS Eastings: 455122
OS Northings: 311387
OS Grid: SK551113
Mapcode National: GBR 8LM.T71
Mapcode Global: WHDJ3.RGJH
Entry Name: 4 Former Filter Beds, Water Tank and Steps at Cropston Reservoir Water Works
Listing Date: 15 March 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1178122
English Heritage Legacy ID: 189166
Location: Thurcaston and Cropston, Charnwood, Leicestershire, LE7
Civil Parish: Thurcaston and Cropston
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Thurcaston with Cropston
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
THURCASTON BRADGATE ROAD
SK 51 SE
(South Side) CROPSTON
4/110 4 former filter beds,
water tank and steps at
4 former filter beds, water tank and steps of C1880. By J.B. Everard of
Leicester. Blue brick lining walls, stone edges, cast iron railings to
slate covered tank and stone steps. Flights of steps with side parapets
and piers with tops lead down Eastwards from 1870 pumping house to 4 filter
beds of elongated octagonal plan. These are placed round central covered
slate slabs, cast iron railings and small central metal ventilation lantern.
Complex stands in parklike setting with choice trees and shrubs.
Listing NGR: SK5512211387
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