Engine House and Boiler House at Mill Meece Pumping Station, Standon - Stafford

Former pumping station built c1914 for the Staffordshire Potteries Waterworks Company. It now operates as a museum. The building was designed by William Campbell and constructed by Thomas Godwin and Son. The engine house and boiler house form part of an exceptionally complete pumping station site in which the integrated process of water pumping is still readable. Repairs are in progress to address the remaining issue of asbestos and enable the steam engines to be used once more. Roof repairs are needed.

Engine House and Boiler House at Mill Meece Pumping Station, Standon - Stafford
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Engine House and Boiler House at Mill Meece Pumping Station
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II*
  • List Entry Number: 1039047
  • Local Planning Authority: Stafford
  • Site Type: Industrial > Water regulation installation

Location

  • Building Name: Engine House and Boiler House at Mill Meece Pumping Station
  • County: Staffordshire
  • District / Borough: Stafford
  • Parish: Standon
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Stone
  • Region: West Midlands

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Poor
  • Occupancy / Use: Occupied/in use
  • Priority: C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: C
  • Ownership: Utility

Contact Details

Aimee Henderson 0121 625 6854

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England