Water Turbine House, Chingford Mill Pumping Station, Lower Hall Lane E4 - Waltham Forest

Water turbine house to pumping station built in 1895 for East London Water Works. Planning Permission and Listed Building Consent for residential use were granted in 2007 and subsequently renewed, subject to a Section 106 agreement. The building is in very poor condition, with damage to rainwater goods, windows, and plasterwork. Enforcement action for unauthorised works is ongoing. The Local Authority and Historic England are liaising with the owners to identify and secure urgent remedial works.

Water Turbine House, Chingford Mill Pumping Station, Lower Hall Lane E4 - Waltham Forest
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: WATER TURBINE HOUSE, CHINGFORD MILL PUMPING STATION
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II
  • List Entry Number: 1065574
  • Local Planning Authority: Waltham Forest
  • Site Type: Industrial > Water regulation installation

Location

  • Building Name: Water Turbine House
  • Street Name: Lower Hall Lane
  • Postcode: E4
  • County: Greater London
  • District / Borough: Waltham Forest
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Chingford and Woodford Green
  • Region: London

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Very bad
  • Occupancy / Use: Vacant/not in use
  • Priority: C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: D
  • Ownership: Commercial company

Contact Details

Mike Fox 020 8496 6737

Next steps

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