Water Tower, Tower Hill, Ormskirk - West Lancashire

Water tower built between 1853-4. The site has recently been sold and the new owner is discussing a possible scheme for conversion to residential use with the Local Authority and Historic England.

Water Tower, Tower Hill, Ormskirk - West Lancashire
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: WATER TOWER ON TOWER HILL
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II*
  • List Entry Number: 1197069
  • Local Planning Authority: West Lancashire
  • Site Type: Civil > Public building


  • Building Name: Water Tower
  • Street Name: Tower Hill
  • Locality: Ormskirk
  • County: Lancashire
  • District / Borough: West Lancashire
  • Parliamentary Constituency: West Lancashire
  • Region: North West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Poor
  • Occupancy / Use: Vacant/not in use
  • Priority: D - Slow decay; solution agreed but not yet implemented
  • Previous Priority: D
  • Ownership: Private