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Water Pump Niche in Wall Immediately West of Garden Wall to No 26

A Grade II Listed Building in West Bretton, Wakefield, Wakefield

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Latitude: 53.6167 / 53°37'0"N

Longitude: -1.569 / 1°34'8"W

OS Eastings: 428608

OS Northings: 413435

OS Grid: SE286134

Mapcode National: GBR KVHM.37

Mapcode Global: WHCBB.WC16

Plus Code: 9C5WJC8J+MC

Entry Name: Water Pump Niche in Wall Immediately West of Garden Wall to No 26

Listing Date: 6 May 1988

Last Amended: 21 June 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1184791

English Heritage Legacy ID: 342576

Location: West Bretton, Wakefield, WF4

County: Wakefield

Civil Parish: West Bretton

Built-Up Area: West Bretton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Woolley St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(north side)

8/80 Water pump niche in
- wall immediately west
of garden wall to No


Pump niche. Probably mid C19. Ashlar. In Classical style. A round-arched
niche with a dropped keystone and moulded coping. Pump gone. Square recess
in rear for pump mechanism. Presumably used to take water from the "Town
Well" (q.v.) 25 metres north, to the roadside.

Listing NGR: SE2860813435

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

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