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Pump on Roadside Outside No 4 New Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Hitchin, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9653 / 51°57'55"N

Longitude: -0.3899 / 0°23'23"W

OS Eastings: 510718

OS Northings: 230875

OS Grid: TL107308

Mapcode National: GBR H5J.Q8L

Mapcode Global: VHFR2.6V7R

Plus Code: 9C3XXJ86+43

Entry Name: Pump on Roadside Outside No 4 New Cottages

Listing Date: 24 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1347067

English Heritage Legacy ID: 163014

Location: Hexton, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG5

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Hexton

Built-Up Area: Hexton

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Hexton

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 1030 (East side)

8/4 Pump on roadside outside
No. 4 New Cottages

Pump. Erected c.1908 for G.H. Hodgson, lord of the manor, when he had
the stream culverted. In use up to 1940s. Cast iron with flat stone in
front. About 1.5M high a pump with cylindrincal shaft decorated with
raised rings, corbelled out to wider cylindrical fluted barrel with
large spurred spout at front (W), S-shaped long cast iron handle on S
side, and fluted domed cap with finial. A pump was originally provided
to each pair of cottages, and several survive. (Ashley Cooper (1982)84).

Listing NGR: TL1071830875

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

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