Former Chelsea Waterworks Office/Lodge (Building No. 11)


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Listed Building
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Seething Wells Halls of Residence, Kingston University, Portsmouth Road, Surbiton, KY6 5PJ


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Statutory Address:
Seething Wells Halls of Residence, Kingston University, Portsmouth Road, Surbiton, KY6 5PJ

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

Greater London Authority
Kingston upon Thames (London Borough)
Non Civil Parish
National Grid Reference:
TQ 17298 67364


This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 15/03/2018

TQ 16 NE 59/3/10006 SURBITON PORTSMOUTH ROAD Kingston University Seething Wells Halls of Residence Chelsea Waterworks Office/ Lodge (Building No.11)

(Formerly listed as Chelsea Office/ Lodge (Building No.11), Seething Wells, PORTSMOUTH ROAD)

GV II Lodge with office accommodation. 1860 by James Simpson for Chelsea Waterworks Co in Italianate style. Built of stock brick with hipped slate roof. North west elevation has central projecting section with pediment contain clock face and three round-headed windows. Set back section to right has two round headed arches. To left is lean to canopy. South west front has nine round-headed windows. Tall narrow campanile tower of two stages which may have been built as a ventilation shaft to the steam railway tunnel which serves the coal store.

In 1995 the building became part of a hall of residence complex to Kingston University.

Listing NGR: TQ1729867364


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

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Date: 20 Aug 1999
Reference: IOE01/01046/35
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