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Pump House at Branston Depot

A Grade II Listed Building in Burton upon Trent, Burton-on-Trent, Staffordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7884 / 52°47'18"N

Longitude: -1.6564 / 1°39'23"W

OS Eastings: 423269

OS Northings: 321252

OS Grid: SK232212

Mapcode National: GBR 5F1.223

Mapcode Global: WHCGC.J5GQ

Plus Code: 9C4WQ8QV+8C

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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Description


SK 22 SW
944/6/10004
05-FEB-01

BRANSTON ROAD
BRANSTON
(North side)
PUMP HOUSE AT BRANSTON DEPOT

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: SK2326921252

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