Former Chelsea Waterworks Fountain (Building No.13)


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Seething Wells Halls of Residence, Kingston University, Portsmouth Road, Surbiton, KT6 5PJ


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Statutory Address:
Seething Wells Halls of Residence, Kingston University, Portsmouth Road, Surbiton, KT6 5PJ

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

Greater London Authority
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 59/3/10008

SURBITON PORTSMOUTH ROAD KIngston University Seething Wells Halls of Residence Former Chelsea Waterworks Fountain (Building No.13)

(Formerly listed as Chelsea Fountain (Building No.13) Seething Wells PORTSMOUTH ROAD)

GV II Ornamental fountain c1858 by James Simpson for the Chelsea Waterworks Co, possibly moved from one of the original reservoirs. Built of stone. Circular stone shaft set on a square plinth, supporting a series of five concentric stone discs. The edge of the lowest disc has low crenellations and the fifth and top disc, which is deeper than the others has a moulded cornice. The whole is set in a circular stone base with brick footings.

In 1995 the fountain was incorporated into a hall of residence complex to Kingston University

Listing NGR: TQ1732567336


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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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