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EASTNEY DEPOT: GAS ENGINE HOUSE

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: EASTNEY DEPOT: GAS ENGINE HOUSE

List entry Number: 1104351

Location

EASTNEY DEPOT: GAS ENGINE HOUSE, HENDERSON ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: City of Portsmouth

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 07-Sep-1973

Date of most recent amendment: 18-Mar-1999

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 474756

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List entry Description

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

PORTSMOUTH

SZ69NE HENDERSON ROAD, Eastney 774-1/6/166 (North side) 07/09/73 Eastney Depot: Gas Engine House (Formerly Listed as: HENDERSON ROAD, Eastney Gas Engine House with 2 Gas Engines at Portsmouth Corporation Pumping Station)

GV II

Gas engine house with 2 gas engines. Formerly part of Portsmouth Corporation Pumping station, now preserved as an industrial monument. 1904. Red brick in Flemish bond. Welsh slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Square rusticated brick quoin strips up to window sill level then panelled pilasters to eaves. North facing elevation has on right 10 stone steps descending below ground level to entrance with brick stone copped flanking walls with attached iron railings, recessed 2-leaf boarded door with 24-pane overlight. On first floor three 16-pane metal casements, each set under gauged brick segmental arch, stone sill, brick band at sill level. Dentilled brick eaves. 3 original metal flues attached externally to wall. Right return has 3 similar metal casements and facing gable with ornate brick patterned dentils. INTERIOR: contains 2 out of 3 of its original Crossley Engines and Tongye Pumps. Pump house, boiler house and chimney (qv) form a group with the engine house (qv) and gas engine house.





Listing NGR: SZ6658898977

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National Grid Reference: SZ 67320 99264

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