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Chimney, Building Abutting and Larger Building Presser Pumping Station

A Grade II Listed Building in Hunstanworth, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.8251 / 54°49'30"N

Longitude: -2.063 / 2°3'46"W

OS Eastings: 396050

OS Northings: 547810

OS Grid: NY960478

Mapcode National: GBR GD1N.53

Mapcode Global: WHB2Z.8ZWC

Plus Code: 9C6VRWGP+2R

Entry Name: Chimney, Building Abutting and Larger Building Presser Pumping Station

Listing Date: 5 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1229598

English Heritage Legacy ID: 404386

ID on this website: 101229598

Location: County Durham, DH8

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Hunstanworth

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Blanchland with Hunstanworth

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

Tagged with: Chimney

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NY 94 NE
5/83 Presser Pumping
Station. Chimney,
building abutting
and larger building

Water works pumping station: engine house, pumping house and chimney. Late C19.
Snecked sandstone with pecked ashlar dressings; stone-flagged roofs. One-storey,
3-bay engine house; 2-storey, 2-bay pumping house set back at right; tall
chimney adjoining left bay of one-storey building.

Tapered chimney, about 20 metres high, has 2 top roll mouldings, the upper one
dentilled. 2 round-headed 3-light windows with transoms in building attached;
taller building at right has high, buttressed ground floor, and 3 smaller
windows above. Roofs hipped on left building and pyramidal on right building.
Segmental-headed door in left return; full-height 1-bay square projection,
possibly a stair tower, links 2 buildings at rear.

All openings have alternate-block jambs and keyed arches with voussoirs.

Included as a prominent feature in the landscape.

Listing NGR: NY9605047810

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