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Latitude: 51.339 / 51°20'20"N
Longitude: -0.3003 / 0°18'1"W
OS Eastings: 518489
OS Northings: 161366
OS Grid: TQ184613
Mapcode National: GBR 88.DYW
Mapcode Global: VHGRN.RL2V
Entry Name: Water Tower at West Park Hospital
Listing Date: 9 May 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1232481
English Heritage Legacy ID: 407848
Location: Epsom and Ewell, Surrey, KT19
District: Epsom and Ewell
Town: Epsom and Ewell
Electoral Ward/Division: Stamford
Built-Up Area: Epsom
Traditional County: Surrey
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey
Church of England Parish: Epsom Common Christ Church
Church of England Diocese: Guildford
West Park Road
(West side off)
Water Tower at
West Park Hospital
Hospital water tower. Designed 1909, built 1913-21. By Clifford Smith for London
County Council. Brown brick in irregular Flemish bond with red brick dressings;
Welsh slate roof. 6 storeys, 2 x 1 bays. Narrow 8-pane sashes under flat red
brick arches with tall, narrow, keystones. Metal straps. At top, corbelled
balconies project below round-arched, small-pane glazed doors. Swept oversailing
roof. Tall battered chimney at south-west corner has a central pilaster to each
side, stone cornice and semicircular pediments below stone, iron-banded top part.
Attached ancillary buildings at base of tower not of special interest.
The tower contains 3 large water tanks with a capacity of 25,000 gallons, and has
a solid brick base.
Listing NGR: TQ1848961366
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