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Latitude: 51.3925 / 51°23'33"N
Longitude: -0.3157 / 0°18'56"W
OS Eastings: 517280
OS Northings: 167288
OS Grid: TQ172672
Mapcode National: GBR 7B.32F
Mapcode Global: VHGRG.G8YB
Entry Name: Former Lambeth Waterworks Muniments Building
Listing Date: 29 October 2003
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1390655
English Heritage Legacy ID: 491038
Location: Kingston upon Thames, London, KT6
District: Kingston upon Thames
Electoral Ward/Division: St Mark's
Built-Up Area: Kingston upon Thames
Traditional County: Surrey
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: Surbiton St Andrew and St Mark
Church of England Diocese: Southwark
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 15/03/2018
Seething Wells Halls of Residence
Former Lambeth Waterworks Muniments Building
(Formerly listed as Lambeth Muniments Building, Seething Wells, PORTSMOUTH ROAD)
Muniments building for waterworks, currently a store. 1850-2 by James Simpson for the Lambeth Waterworks in Romanesque style. Built of stock brick in English bond with sandstone dressings and hipped slate roof with moulded sandstone cornice. One storey: 9 x 3 bays. The long sides facing south west and north east are of nine bays, the ends of three bays.
EXTERIOR: The north east elevation has three large recessed panels, each with three round-headed arches with Diocletian windows, sandstone impost blocks and plinths. The second and fifth openings from the left have round-headed doorcases containing double wooden doors with built-in fanlights. The south west elevation is similar but with one doorcase in the second arch from the left. The end elevations each have a similar panel with three Diocletian windows.
INTERIOR: Roof has metal trusses.
In 1995 the building became part of a hall of residence complex to Kingston University.
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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