Boundary railings and walls to former Chelsea Waterworks


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Seething Wells Hall of Residence, Kington University, Portsmouth Road, Surbiton, KT6 5PJ


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Statutory Address:
Seething Wells Hall of Residence, Kington University, Portsmouth Road, Surbiton, KT6 5PJ

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

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Kingston upon Thames (London Borough)
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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 16/03/2018

TQ 16 NE 59/3/10017

SURBITON PORTSMOUTH ROAD (south east side) Kingston University Seething Wells Hall of Residence Boundary railings and walls to former Chelsea Waterworks

(Formerly listed as Boundary railings and walls, Chelsea Water Works, PORTSMOUTH ROAD)

GV II Boundary wall and railings, c1858. A series of stock brick panelled piers, linked by a sill wall with stone coping bearing cast iron railings having lotus motifs to the uprights and the horizontal rail having a decoration of a series of pyramids. This boundary wall and railings stretches from outside No. 85 Portsmouth Road to the boundary with the old Lambeth Water Works site, 27 metres north-east of the entrance lodge to the Lambeth site, a total frontage of about 115 metres.

In 1995 these structures formed the boundary to a Hall of Residence complex of Kingston University.

Listing NGR: TQ1727467359


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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
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