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Pump House at Branston Depot

A Grade II Listed Building in Branston, Staffordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7883 / 52°47'18"N

Longitude: -1.6564 / 1°39'23"W

OS Eastings: 423268

OS Northings: 321252

OS Grid: SK232212

Mapcode National: GBR 5F1.223

Mapcode Global: WHCGC.J5GQ

Entry Name: Pump House at Branston Depot

Listing Date: 5 February 2001

Last Amended: 26 February 2001

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246223

English Heritage Legacy ID: 487383

Location: Branston, East Staffordshire, Staffordshire, DE14

County: Staffordshire

District: East Staffordshire

Civil Parish: Branston

Built-Up Area: Burton upon Trent

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Branston St Saviour

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


SK 22 SW BRANSTON ROAD
944/6/10004 BRANSTON
05-FEB-01 (North side)
PUMP HOUSE AT BRANSTON DEPOTt

GV II

Pump house. 1918. English bond brick with artificial stone dressings and flat roof. One storey. Edwardian Baroque style. Square plan of 3 bays to E and W elevations and 5 bays to N and S elevations. Canted corners framed by paired pilasters, rising to corniced entablature which is raised above parapet level above entrance and at corners. All windows are semi-circular with radiating glazing bars set to moulded sills above recessed aprons and with triple keys rising to entablature. Entrance to N has panelled double doors set in moulded stone surround with flanking pilasters. Interior has brick-lined wells and later C20 pumping plant.
An unusually distinguished example of an industrial building in the Edwardian Baroque tradition, prominently placed in front of the similarly-styled Office Block (qv) of the former National Machine Gun Factory at Burton-on-Trent.

Listing NGR: SK2326821252

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

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