WATER TOWER AT FLAYBRICK RESERVOIR

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1201596
Date first listed:
28-Mar-1974
Statutory Address:
WATER TOWER AT FLAYBRICK RESERVOIR, BOUNDARY ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
WATER TOWER AT FLAYBRICK RESERVOIR, BOUNDARY ROAD

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

District:
Wirral (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 29401 89008

Details

BIRKENHEAD

SJ28NE BOUNDARY ROAD 789-1/3/27 (East side) 28/03/74 Water Tower at Flaybrick Reservoir

II

Water tower. 1860-65. Coursed and squared sandstone, capped by iron tank. Cylindrical tower of 2 storeys, divided by Doric pilasters to ground floor, engaged columns above. Doorway facing west, ground floor windows with some blind window spaces, and cornice over. Square chamber adjoins to right, 4 bays with round-headed windows and blind arcading in west elevation. Pilasters and blocking course. (The Buildings of England: Pevsner N and Hubbard E: Cheshire: Harmondsworth: 1971-).

Listing NGR: SJ2940189008

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
389132
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Hubbard, E, The Buildings of England: Cheshire, (1971)

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 11 Apr 2003
Reference: IOE01/10646/01
Rights: Copyright IoE Dr Geoffrey Court. Source Historic England Archive
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